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Trina Solar to build Thailand plant

Trina Solar has announced its intention to construct a 700 MW cell and 500 MW module production facility in Thailand. Trina will invest US$160m on the factory building and tooling, with production at the site set to commence in late … Continue reading

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China’s solar target crucial for the global industry

China’s new target for solar power has global implications for a world struggling with climate change. Last month, Beijing pencilled in 70 gigawatts of solar photovoltaic power plants by 2017. Solar hit 20GW in China last year, when the world … Continue reading

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WTO to examine US solar trade spat with India

  Washington on Friday took its battle to get India to open its solar market a step further, demanding that the World Trade Organisation (WTO) create a panel to review the dispute. The United States told the World Trade Organisation’s … Continue reading

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U.S. approves anti-dumping probe of photovoltaic products from China

The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) Friday approved anti-dumping and countervailing investigations on crystalline silicon photovoltaic products from China, paving the way for the Department of Commerce to set preliminary duties in the months ahead. The trade panel voted in … Continue reading

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