Suntech Power Holdings Co Ltd


  • Court confirms reorg plan for LDK subsidiaries Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 8:12 AM ET

    NEW YORK— LDK Solar said Monday that a U.S. bankruptcy court has confirmed the reorganization plan for three of its subsidiaries. Judge Peter J. Walsh of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware confirmed the plan for LDK Solar Systems Inc., LDK Solar USA Inc. and LDK Solar Tech USA Inc. The subsidiaries had filed to reorganize under Chapter 11...

  • China's electric vehicle sales surged five-fold in the first 10 months of 2014, powered by Beijing subsidies. As China's demand for luxury and premium cars cools, the Guangzhou autoshow this week hosts a separate event dedicated to green vehicles. "China's green vehicle market will be huge," said Arnold Chan, Deputy Chairman of China Dynamics Holdings Ltd..

  • HONG KONG, Oct 9- The bailout of domestic bondholders of Chinese solar equipment producer Chaori shows the government is determined to shield its rapidly growing corporate bond market in a slowing economy, analysts and traders say. State-owned China Great Wall Asset Management and a Shanghai- based investment firm will also guarantee 880 million yuan of the...

  • WASHINGTON, July 25- The United States on Friday set new import duties on solar products from China and Taiwan after the Commerce Department found that the solar panels and cells are being sold too cheaply on the U.S. market.

  • WASHINGTON, July 25- The United States on Friday set new import duties on solar products from China and Taiwan after the Commerce Department found that the solar panels and cells are being sold too cheaply on the U.S. market.

  • The U.S. arm of German solar manufacturer SolarWorld AG had complained that Chinese manufacturers are sidestepping duties imposed in 2012 by shifting production of the cells used to make their panels to Taiwan and continuing to flood the U.S. market with cheap products.

  • WASHINGTON, June 3- The U.S. Commerce Department found there are unfair government subsidies of solar imports from China in a preliminary ruling on Tuesday and suggested duties of up to 35.21 percent on the products.

  • US defends 'green loans,' despite failed start-ups Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 12:29 PM ET

    The Energy Department is sticking by its green loan program, even as critics question the government's moves into venture capitalism.

  • Solar stocks' day in the sun, or just a flare? Sunday, 25 Aug 2013 | 5:00 PM ET

    Some solar stocks and ETFs have been surging. Is this just another swing of the pendulum, or has something fundamental changed?

  • China, EU reach deal on solar prices Monday, 29 Jul 2013 | 12:53 AM ET
    The boat's top deck is covered in 5,554 square feet solar panelling.

    China and the European Union defused their biggest trade dispute on Saturday with a deal to regulate Chinese solar panel imports and avoid a wider war in goods from wine to steel.

  • Trader work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks finished modestly higher in lackluster trading Monday, with the Dow and S&P 500 closing at new highs for the third-straight session, as investors digested a handful of mixed economic data and ahead this week's slew of earnings reports.

  • EU Gives China Two Months to Resolve Solar Row Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 9:54 PM ET

    The European Union is to impose duties on imports of Chinese solar panels from Thursday, but announced a dramatically reduced initial rate after pressure from some large member states.

  • The Solar Power Paradox: Boom, Bust or Both? Friday, 10 May 2013 | 2:06 PM ET

    Growing market, falling revenues. The price decline that has hurt European panel makers has helped sustain demand in the face of Chinese competition and disappearing subsidies.

  • EU Approves China Solar Import Duties in Bold Move Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 12:43 AM ET

    The European Commission agreed on Wednesday to impose punitive import duties on solar panels from China in a move to guard against Chinese dumping of cheap goods in Europe.

  • Is China Losing Its Green Tech Prowess?     Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    In this episode of Inside China, Eunice Yoon looks at how the bankruptcy of solar energy company Suntech led to an industry-wide downfall.

  • Despite the financial headwinds battering solar panel makers, alternative energy has a bright future, First Solar CEO James Hughes said Thursday.

  • Stocks finished off their best levels but the Dow still posted a fresh closing high Tuesday. And the S&P 500 traded within 2 points of its all-time peak earlier in the session.

  • Once 'Overhyped and Sexy,' Solar Tumbles Back to Earth Saturday, 30 Mar 2013 | 3:38 PM ET

    Once attracting billions in private investment and public subsidies, enthusiasm over the solar sector has waned recently, underscoring the limits of renewable energies and the dominance of fossil fuels.

  • Lessons From China's Rooftops Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 10:41 PM ET

    Environmentalist Terry Tamminen argues companies do better when government uses its considerable buying power to help make the sustainable product market.

  • Burned By Solar     Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 2:50 PM ET

    Suntech Power was forced into bankruptcy after defaulting on a multi-million dollar bonds payment. Gordon Johnson, Axiom Capital Management, offers insight on the impact to U.S. solar makers.