Market Size Update 2013: Return to Equilibrium

The solar photovoltaic (PV) market’s 77% year-on-year explosion as developers rushed to complete installations before scheduled incentive reductions in 2011 foreshadowed a pessemistic 2012. A modest 15% year-on-year growth in 2012 from growth in China and the U.S. while Europe fades could be seen as...

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