26 Apr '11, 12am

The Cadmium Telluride Solar Factory Race | Alternative Energy Stocks

Solar manufacturers are racing to build the next cadmium telluride (CdTe) photovoltaic (PV) factory in the United States. Three major CdTe on glass factories in the US have been recently announced each with a unique starting point. Abound Solar has won a US DOE loan to support a new 640 MW/yr facility in Tipton, Indiana. General Electric (GE) recently announced buying Primestar. They indicate that they will be building the largest PV manufacturing facility in the world. Finally First Solar has announced a 250 MW/yr facility to be built in Mesa City Arizona near Phoenix. Let’s take a closer look to see which one of these factories might have the best advantage to be in the lead to generate revenue. First Solar As the largest manufacture of PV modules in the world, First Solar Inc (FSLR) is the defending champion. First Solar has produced so many factories, it almost seems l...

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altenergystocks.com 27 Apr '11, 9pm

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blog.sustainablog.org 29 Apr '11, 5pm

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mnn.com 28 Apr '11, 11am

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renewableenergyworld.com 29 Apr '11, 11am

The North American office of Krannich Solar Inc., a leading global photovoltaic distributor, will exhibit at the National ...

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Solar Frontier Opens Largest Thin-film Plant in...

renewableenergyworld.com 27 Apr '11, 12pm

This fully automated facility – capable of producing about 1 GW of thin-film solar modules – is the result of more than th...

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renewableenergyworld.com 26 Apr '11, 8pm

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Petersen's Wind Power Paradigm Paralysis | Alternative Energy Stocks

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altenergystocks.com 24 Apr '11, 10pm

An excellent refutation of Pedersen's conclusion. I was going to reply to his article, but you've done a much better job. ...