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Record-Breaking Demand for Global Solar PV Industry in Q1’14, According to NPD Solarbuzz

04.02.2014
New solar photovoltaic (PV) demand added during Q1’14 exceeded 9 GW, which was 35% more than the previous first-quarter record, set last year.

Solar PV Industry Targets 100 GW Annual Deployment in 2018, According to NPD Solarbuzz

03.20.2014
The solar photovoltaic (PV) industry is set for rapid growth over the next five years, with up to 100 gigawatts (GW) annual deployment being targeted in 2018, according to the latest edition of NPD Solarbuzz Marketbuzz.

Solar PV Industry to Transition to Supply-Driven Market in 2014, According to NPD Solarbuzz

03.04.2014
Over the past three years, solar photovoltaic (PV) installed system prices, module prices, and module production costs have all fallen by more than 50%, while a shakeout of uncompetitive PV cell manufacturers has caused the number of suppliers to decline from 250 in 2010 to 150 in 2013.

Solar Farms up to Five Megawatts in Size Drive 95 GW Project Pipeline in Leading PV Countries, According to NPD Solarbuzz

02.18.2014
Solar photovoltaic (PV) projects between 250 kilowatts (kW) and five megawatts (MW) now account for almost half of the yet-to-be-completed 4,300 commercial and utility projects within the leading PV countries, according to the new NPD Solarbuzz Global Deal Tracker report.

Global Demand for Polysilicon to Surge 25% in 2014, According to NPD Solarbuzz

02.10.2014
Demand for polysilicon used in solar and semiconductor applications is expected to rise sharply to 282,000 metric tons in 2014, up 25% versus last year.