A solar plant in Aksu, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, where 52 per cent of the solar power generated was wasted in the first quarter due to weak demand growth. Photo: AP
Eric Ng
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Opinion

Across The Border by Eric Ng

Solar prospects dim as subsidies peter out and overcapacity builds

After a rush in installations to pre-empt scheduled subsidy cuts from July 1, analysts turn bearish on the outlook for sector in second-half and next year

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A solar plant in Aksu, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, where 52 per cent of the solar power generated was wasted in the first quarter due to weak demand growth. Photo: AP
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