Now that Tennessee is set to be home to more than 1,000 solar industry jobs, reports like these mean a bit more to us.
"While oversupply in the solar market has been looming for some time, the correction has been more aggressive due to the economic crisis," according to Ted Sullivan, Senior Analyst at Lux Research, and the report’s lead author. "In order to reduce inventories, suppliers will have slashed their cell and module prices by 25% or more."
Mar 4, 2009 2:12 PM
The auto maker says Middle Tennessee will be one of the first markets to get its 100-mile-per-charge electric cars late next year.
Mr. Perry said the Nissan, running on a lithium ion battery pack, won’t be a test model. “We’re ready to go mass production and mass sales,” he said. The Nissan official said that while the cost for a conventional vehicle of similar size may range from $28,000 to $30,000, the federal government is offering a tax credit of up to $7,500 on the electric. There also will be other steps to lower the buyer’s initial costs.On a related note: The NYPD is preparing to put 20 Altima hybrids on the streets.
Feb 16, 2009 11:31 PM
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