28 Jun '11, 1pm

Ballard Acquiring Stake in Adani Power? No Way: A rumor popped up in The Times of India last week that fuel ce...

Ballard Acquiring Stake in Adani Power? No Way: A rumor popped up in The Times of India last week that fuel ce...

A rumor popped up in The Times of India last week that fuel cell maker Ballard Power (Nasdaq:BLDP) of British Columbia, Canada was looking to acquire a ten percent stake in Adani Power in a deal valued at approximately $500 million Adani Power, part of the $5 billion Adani Enterprises Group, is a supplier of conventional coal and thermal power, power transmission, and solar power plants. This seemed like a radical departure for Ballard, but clearly the whole fuel cell thing has not worked out as planned - so maybe a strategic shift was in order. The Indian paper checked the rumor with Ballard and got a standard, "We don't respond to rumors," form letter. I inquired with both firms and today received a flat-out denial of the companies having ever spoken from Ballard. Which makes sense. Because it seems a strategic mismatch and more importantly -- it's way out of Ballard's p...

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