Solar Tariffs News

European solar developers dropping auction tariffs for PPAs because of higher prices
European solar developers hit by increasing module prices are scrapping tariffs secured in auctions and are instead wanting to sign power purchase agreements (PPA), according to a speaker at today's Large Scale Solar event.
Mar 31, 2022 // Tariffs, PPAs, CAPEX, Akuo Energy, LSSEU, João Maria de Macedo Santos
ACORE criticises US solar tariff investigation
The eco-friendly organisation declared the Department of Commerce choice will 'upend' the sector
Mar 30, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, North America, Gregory Wetstone, ACORE
U.S. to consider tariffs on solar panels made in Southeast Asia
The Commerce Department's decision regarding imports from Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam as well as Cambodia was a victory for Auxin Solar. The San Jose, California-based solar supplier this year requested the probe, arguing that Chinese makers moved manufacturing to those countries to prevent paying united state duties in position for virtually a decade on Chinese-made solar goods.
Mar 29, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, North America, Joe Biden, Southeast Asia, solar tariffs, Mamun Rashid
Canada wins USMCA trade conflict with the United States, intends to make sure 'full advantage' for its solar market
A dispute resolution panel has actually ruled that tariffs on Canadian solar products imposed in 2018 by the US contravene the terms of the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on trade, with Canada now keen to reap the benefits for its solar sector.
Feb 17, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, North America, section 201, import tariffs, solar imports, cusma, usmca
Auxin Solar calls for US examination into tariff circumvention by Southeast Asia-based business
Auxin Solar has actually asked the US Department of Commerce to investigate whether Southeast Asia-based business are circumventing United States anti-dumping as well as countervailing responsibility (AD/CVD) orders on cells as well as modules from China.
Feb 10, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, China, Asia, North America, tariffs, Auxin Solar, A-SMACC, anti dumping, AD/CVD
China states United States Section 201 expansion will misshape worldwide trade
Head of state Joe Biden's transfer to extend tariffs on imported solar modules as well as cells will misshape international trade, China's commerce ministry has stated.
Feb 7, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Policy, USA, China, bifacial, Asia, North America, Joe Biden, ACORE, 8 minute energy
White House Mulls Extension of Trump-era Solar Tariffs, with Tweaks
Former President Donald Trump had actually imposed a four-year tariff regime on solar imports in 2018, starting at 30% and decreasing to 15% in the final year, in a bid to develop U.S. solar production jobs. The strategy brand-new is an a by attempt by U.S. President Joe Biden's administration to locate commonalities in between 2 essential political constituencies: union labor, which supports import constraints to protect residential jobs, and also clean energy designers keen to gain access to abroad materials that are less costly than U.S.-made goods.
Feb 1, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, North America, Joe Biden, solar tariff, White House
Trump steel tariffs stay essentially forever
Former President Donald Trump provided an order in March 2018 to enforce a 25% worldwide tariff on imported steel and also 10% on aluminum, and also after virtually 4 years, there is no end in sight for these import taxes. The Section 232 order aimed to enhance domestic steel manufacturing and address excess steel capacity that has been "dumped" right into the United States from global resources.
Jan 25, 2022 // Tariffs, USA, Donald Trump, North America
United States DOJ appeals Section 201 bifacial exemption repeal
The United States Government has appealed versus the reinstatement of an exemption from Section 201 tariffs for bifacial modules.
Jan 17, 2022 // Tariffs, Policy, USA, SEIA, North America, tariffs, Joe Biden, section 201, Bifacial panels, department of justice
United States Trade Commission states Biden should prolong import tariffs on solar modules and also cells
The US International Trade Commission (ITC) has actually recommended that President Joe Biden expand tariffs on imported crystalline silicon PV cells and modules for an additional four years.
Dec 10, 2021 // Tariffs, Policy, USA, SEIA, ITC, North America, Joe Biden, import tariffs
How Renewable Energy Can Be Used in Crypto Mining
Crypto Mining is an energy intensive activity. However, the use of renewables can offer a way to make crypto mining sustainable and easier to embrace. Learn about the recent trends and developments in the use of renewable energy in crypto mining.
Dec 4, 2021 // Plants, Commercial, Residential, Tariffs, Solar, Blockchain
USITC suggests extension of Section 201 tariffs on solar cells, modules
The US International Trade Commission has actually suggested that the Section 201 protect tariffs on solar cells and also modules be expanded.
Nov 25, 2021 // Tariffs, USA, SEIA, China, Asia, North America, Joe Biden, policy, section 201, trade tariffs, regulation
United States solar module prices expected to normalise complying with AD/CVD petition decision
Prices for solar modules in the US are anticipated to normalise following recently's rejection of a petition bordering declared circumvention of anti-dumping and also countervailing tasks (AD/CVD).
Nov 17, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, SEIA, North America, modules, A-SMACC, AD/CVD, SOLV Energy
United State Court Reopens Solar-Tariff Loophole That Trump Killed
Decision indicates bifacial photovoltaic panels once more exempt from tariffs Ruling aids programmers yet is blow to united state makers
Nov 17, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, Donald Trump, North America, longi green energy, Philip Shen
Solar Group Warns Expansion of Tariffs Could Damage United State Industry
Group of solar producers requested imports examination Trade group says increased obligations will cost U.S. 46,000 jobs
Oct 27, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, SEIA, North America