Solar stocks rally again, India and First Solar in the news


Solar stocks are adding to yesterday's gains with the help of a market rally. Also possibly helping: the Indian government has set a 10GW 2017 solar capacity target. The move follows the Chinese government's establishment of a 35GW 2015 target.

Winners: JKS +5.1%. SPWR +3.6%. YGE +4.8%. TSL +4%. SOL +2.1%. DQ +13.9% (previous).

Also: First Solar (FSLR +1.1%) has announced it's buying a 250MW Nevada solar project from project developer K Road Power.  The project is situated to the northeast of Las Vegas, could see construction begin in Q4, and is expected to be finished by the end of 2015.

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  • anggicvg
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    How about GCC 84 GW, $155B projects, target to be completed 2017?
    Reported in local ARAB NEWS, english newspaper edition in Saudi of Sep 3, 2013.
    Google: Saudi Arabia, UAE lead in Solar Projects ....
    26 Sep 2013, 12:42 PM Reply Like
  • moreofthesame
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    There is a wave of solar happening globally and its hard to tell how high it will go but at this point it seems there is no stopping it.
    26 Sep 2013, 02:21 PM Reply Like
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