Solar panel prices will go high as EU sets up tariff on Chinese imports

11/09/2017 13:55 Solar


Analysts foresee a price increase up to 30% on Chinese solar modules because of duties to be applied by EU. 

Chinese solar imports are the target for European and US lawmakers. Europe’s solar industry has already expressed its negative attitude towards the new duties on Chinese imports voted by EU. 


Solar Power Europe: Even though the world market prices are falling, the tariffs imposed by EU will reflect significantly on the costs of household installations.


The USA also plans to introduce higher tariffs for Chinese solar modules and cells as it pursues cutting a deal with China with North Korea. 

Cuadrilla completes drilling of second horizontal shale gas well in UK

18/07/2018 09:21:00

This second horizontal well, drilled through the Upper Bowland shale at an approximate depth of 2,100m below the surface, extends laterally for some 750 metres through the shale gas reservoir.


Vitol, Low Carbon target offshore

18/07/2018 09:14:00

Vitol has committed the €200m and the partners said the fund may also offer opportunities for third-party investors in the future.


Daily (17.07.2018): Brent crude price slumped by more than 4% on Monday, as Libyan ports relaunched

17/07/2018 12:01:00

Oil prices plummeted on Monday, as ports in Libya resumed their activity and traders count on a boost in supply from Russia and other producers. Brent crude tumbled by 4.6% to $71.84 a barrel, its lowest level since the middle of April. Meanwhile, WTI crude slumped by 4.2% to end at $68.06 a barrel.