The solar industry's brutal price war may leave well-financed conglomerates such as GE, Samsung...

|By:, SA News Editor

The solar industry's brutal price war may leave well-financed conglomerates such as GE, Samsung (SSNLF.PK), and 3M (MMM) as the dominant players, speculates Bernstein. Technology improvements and increasing scale have only served to  hurt the ability of manufacturers to differentiate themselves, and that opens the door for the conglomerates to dominate if they choose to ramp their investments. (earlier)