Solar firms threaten legal action against EU-China deal

European solar manufacturers said they plan on filing a lawsuit against the agreement reached between the EU and China over the trade dispute. Solar panel manufacturer association EU ProSun, which represents around 40 firms, said it would go to the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg to challenge the deal. The new proposal sets a […]

EU resolves solar panel price dispute with China

The European Commission announced it has reached an “amicable solution” with China in their spat over the solar panels import pricing. The decision follows weeks of negotiations conducted by the Directorate General for Trade with the Chinese Ministry of Commerce after the EU imposed provisional anti-dumping tariffs on solar panel imports from China last month. […]

Solar groups glare at EU for Chinese solar meddling

Hackles are raised in solar trade groups around Europe after nine of them sent a tetchy letter to the EU’s Trade Commissioner begging him to stop meddling with Chinese solar panel sellers. In the letter to Karel De Gucht the trade groups from Italy, Romania, Sweden, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the UK express deep concerns […]