An expected round of German solar subsidy cuts may be implemented as soon as April. An...

|By:, SA News Editor

An expected round of German solar subsidy cuts may be implemented as soon as April. An unexpectedly high level of late-2011 spending in the world's largest solar market (not enough to keep prices from crashing) is contributing to pressure for a new round of cuts. A surge in installations is expected to occur ahead of the cuts, which may be in the 35% range.