26 Sep '13, 10am

Solar Exchange launches 'eBay' for solar goods

Solar Exchange launches 'eBay' for solar goods

For solar power to finally be cheaper than grid power, scientists need to invent the ultimate solar cell. Right? Wrong. For sure, better materials for converting sunlight into electricity will bring down prices. But reducing “soft costs,” or everything but the hardware, is one of the most active areas for innovation in solar. Solar Exchange , a one-year-old startup, is the latest company formed to bring more efficiency to the business side of solar. The company, which launched last week, is building a business-to-business cloud service tailored specifically to how the solar industry works. It’s signed up some initial partners, including a number of solar manufacturers and installers , to start using its online exchange where buyers and sellers can buy and sell solar-related goods. The global solar industry continues to be in the throes of a brutal shakeout that has brought...

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