Solar Power Enjoys Bright Day as EU, China Reach Compromise on Panel Tariffs

In a major development for the young solar power sector, the EU- China dispute over imported Chinese solar panels seems to have been amicably resolved over the past weekend. With the new agreement, a threatened massive tariff hike on Chinese panels may be averted. European Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht announced on July 29 that […]

Rising Hopes for Free Trade Agreement Between EU & US

A few sentences from President Obama’s State of the Union Address were all it took to make the world perk up its ears in interest.  Obama’s call for a free trade agreement between the United States and the European Union is the source of much optimism in France. After twenty years of failed trade agreements […]