Solar PV Equipment Spending will be Great in 2010: Solarbuzz

Charles Annis, VP of Solarbuzz, analyzes the breakdown of the PV thin-film amorphous silicon market (a-Si)

Charles Annis starts with the drop in polysilicon prices, and the subsequent explosion in demand for crystalline silicon (c-Si) PV. He predicts 2010 will be a great year for PV equipment spending, particularly with the increase in fab investment in Taiwan and China. The equipment market for PV is expected to be a record high of about $7.5 billion in 2010. (Also read: PV capex reverting to standard tool types)

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