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Edurne Zoco | July 18, 2016
A preliminary decision has ruled in favor of Hemlock in a legal case against Deutsche Solar (a subsidiary of SolarWorld) for not fulfilling a polysilicon supply contract, with the potential for Hemlock to start enforcement process after July 22. Although the final amount is yet to be confirmed, the contract was said to be worth $770 million – an amount that SolarWorld has publicly stated that it does not have the provisions to pay.
Marianne Boust | July 12, 2016
In the course of June 2016 China-based BYD Company Ltd. (BYD) signed two separate agreements with Italian utility Enel and French utility EDF respectively

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    Sam Wilkinson | July 06, 2016
    The IHS PV Inverter Supplier Scorecard addresses the market need for vendor evaluation based on objective data and metrics. The IHS methodology produces scores that tell a nuanced story of the vendor landscape, conveying each player’s strengths and challenges.
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    This is the 2016 edition of the IHS study based on a survey of consumers on the subject of wireless charging. It analyses the key changes in consumer attitudes towards wireless charging technology and identifies four key consumer groups.
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  • Sam Wilkinson | July 13, 2016
    Every six months IHS updates its global grid-connected energy storage forecasts, including data and forecasts for all key market segments and regions.
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    The IHS PV Demand Market Tracker provides forecasts and analysis for installed PV capacity in almost 50 countries. The tracker is updated at least quarterly to provide the most up-to-date projections for each market...
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  • Icon Senior Director, Power & Industrial Technology
    Ash Sharma is the Senior Research Director for the IHS PV Research Group overseeing the entire group’s activities in this field and leading a team of analysts based in the UK, US and China. Ash has been involved in research for more than 10 years and joined IHS in 2004, being an active commentator on the industry since then.
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    Sam Wilkinson is a senior research manager for the solar and energy storage research group at IHS Technology.