U.S. and European solar energy companies have been downsizing for a while, but NYT reports...

|By:, SA News Editor

U.S. and European solar energy companies have been downsizing for a while, but NYT reports China's solar firms are hurting too because the Chinese market is saturated by panels that can’t be exported. The government could subsidize more solar installations at home, but the cost of solar remains heavily discounted to coal-fired electricity, which means any subsidy would balloon enormously.