Solar shares are rising, as CEOs from Suntech (STP +2.8%) and Trina Solar (TSL +4%) say China...

|By:, SA News Editor

Solar shares are rising, as CEOs from Suntech (STP +2.8%) and Trina Solar (TSL +4%) say China may double its installations of solar panels this year, absorbing excess production that have depressed prices and margins. Maxim analyst Aaron Crew says Chinese demand is "hopping," adding "China could surpass Germany" as the world’s largest solar market. FSLR +5.2%, JASO +3.4%, SPWR +3%.