Solar Tariffs News

How do solar tariffs vary around the globe? How do they change as the solar industry grows? What factors influence power tariffs? How is power price interconnected with solar production cost? Which countries sell solar energy the cheapest and why? All the related news and fresh information is presented in this category.

Tariffs, equipment detentions caused united state solar market to decrease 16% in 2022
The USA added 20.2 GW of new solar capacity in 2022, a 16% decrease from 2021. This was most likely attributed to an examination into new anti-circumvention tariffs by the U.S. Dept. of Commerce, as well as equipment detainments by Customs and also Border Protection under the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act.
Mar 9, 2023 // Tariffs, USA, North America
Russian Aluminum Imports Sanctioned With 200% Tariff by The US
President Joe Biden signed a proclamation to impose a 200% tariff on aluminum imports from Russia, citing threats to national security. This tariff will affect solar panel frames, racking, and structural mounts used in photovoltaic arrays.
Feb 28, 2023 // Tariffs, Policy, USA, Aluminum, North America, Joe Biden
Bihar (BERC) Gives Green Signal to 600 MW Solar Purchases From SECI
BERC has allowed the procurement at a tariff of Rs 2.50/ kWh as well as the trading margin has been kept at Rs 0.07 for every kWh. The commission order located that SECI tariff was competitive and also less than DISCOMs' average cost of power purchase for financial year 2022-23.
Jan 2, 2023 // Tariffs, India, SECI, Asia, BERC, Bihar, Bihar Electricity Regulation Commission, Bihar State Power Holding Company, BSPHC, Renewable Purchase Obligation, SBE Renewable Fifteen
Major modifications for private PV systems in California
In the US state of California, among the world's largest photovoltaic markets and also without a doubt the biggest market for personal PV systems in the United States, the regulatory authority responsible for public utilities, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), has actually made serious changes to the tariffs for tiny as well as medium-sized solar.
Dec 21, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Policy, USA, CPUC, California Public Utilities Commission, North America
US Crackdown on Solar-Tariff Dodgers Endangers Biden's Green Ambitions
Commerce Department's trade probe findings threaten to chill planned US solar panel projects.
Dec 5, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, China, Asia, North America, Joe Biden, Mike Carr
240 solar firms call for termination of ongoing U.S. solar tariff situation
In a letter to Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo launched by the U.S. Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), 240 companies and organizations have actually asked for the termination of an ongoing proceeding to impose punitive tariffs on "solar products"-- solar modules from Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand as well as Vietnam.
Nov 22, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, North America, gina raimondo
Tariffs Threaten to Undermine Global Shift to Clean Power
Protectionist policies limit flow of goods as well as capital: study Such procedures can add 25% to solar module prices by 2030
Oct 27, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, North America, John Helveston, George Washington University
Photovoltaic panel business demand reimbursement on Trump's bifacial module tariffs
The tail-end of the Trump-era Sec. 201 tariffs on imported photovoltaic panels was chaotic for every person. Initially established in 2018, 30% tariffs were placed on crystalline silicon cells and modules being imported into the United States. Imported bifacial panels were omitted from the tariffs in June 2019 because of there being no substantial residential production capability of the specialized product.
Oct 20, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, Trump, North America
United States to get rid of guard tariffs on solar imports from Canada
The US as well as Canada have agreed on a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to solve a dispute on trade in solar products, where the US will remove its safeguard tariffs on solar items from Canada.
Jul 8, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, Canada, North America, MoU
US Deepens China Solar Tariff Probe With Scrutiny of 8 Firms
Longi, Trina, Jinko get questionnaires from Commerce Companies required to submit material source information
May 16, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, China, Asia, LONGi, North America, Jinko, Trina
Solar, wind performance enables Portuguese regulatory authority to suggest tariff cut
Portugal's electricity regulatory authority has actually claimed higher than forecasted solar as well as wind generation has enabled it to propose a 2.6% reduction in regulated tariffs to protect consumers in the country from soaring energy rates.
May 4, 2022 // Tariffs, Policy, Portugal, Europe, iberia, regulation, electricity prices
Senators Plead With Biden for Quick End to Solar Trade Probe
Examination endangers acute damage to united state solar, group says Tariff supporters state united state needs to develop solar supply chain
May 2, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, North America, Joe Biden
United States PV tariff cuts 'put 24GW in jeopardy'
Solar Energy Industries Association's analysis lowers installation projections for 2022 and also 2023 by 46%.
Apr 29, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, North America, Abigail Ross Hopper
Renewables execs slam US government over solar tariff petition
United States solar players have actually struck out at the Department of Commerce's (DOC) transfer to investigative supposed circumvention of antidumping as well as countervailing duties (AD/CVD), advising that the hazard of tariffs is already jeopardising President Biden's climate goals.
Apr 25, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, North America, NextEra, NextEra Energy, import tariffs, biden administration, American Clean Power Association, antidumping, circumvention, department of commerce, AD/CVD, SOLV Energy, doc, countervailing
A closer consider Biden's decision to extend tariffs on solar panels
President Joe Biden extended tariffs on imported photovoltaic panels in February in a bid to safeguard domestic production. These tariffs include a 14-15 percent tax on more affordable imports, increasing their price in the united state. At the same time, the Biden administration is urging a development of renewable resource and also energy protection, two top priorities for several nations.
Apr 21, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, North America, Joe Biden, solar module