Prospect of tariffs is suddenly real
As recently as Monday, many in the U.S. solar industry thought a proposal to clamp down on global solar imports would teeter and collapse. But, after a few dramatic developments in the last few days, the possibility of the Trump administration doing just that has become much more likely.
Trade officials, and Trump, will consider tariffs
It is now likely that President Trump will have a say in the trajectory of the U.S. solar industry, after trade officials yesterday set in motion a proposal for steep duties on imports.
How could Suniva's trade case end? With $55M of Chinese cash
The U.S. solar industry is nearly unanimous in its hopes that a controversial trade complaint by Suniva Inc. will go away. The company behind Suniva has said it could do just that — if someone in China would cough up $55 million.
Suniva's parent company opposes its trade case
Suniva Inc., the bankrupt American solar manufacturer that wants global tariffs raised against imports, has a new opponent: the Chinese company that owns most of its stock.
The 'Buy America' company that sourced from abroad
Suniva Inc. has asked the Trump administration to slap big tariffs on foreign solar products, claiming that its own goods are 80 percent American-made. But it appears the company has done tens of millions of dollars of business with the very nations it wants to keep out.