March 19, 2009

DuPont bets on solar

While Shell abandons the solar and wind market in favor of biofuels, DuPont meanwhile expects the solar market to increase more than half of its size in 2013 to $70 billion as compared to today's $30 billion (worldwide).

I can understand DuPont's enthusiasm for the solar market since sales of their photovoltaic materials and technology seem to be doing good. The company expects to nearly triple its annual photovoltaic sales to more than $1 billion in 2012. DuPont said it has been dabbling in photovoltaic materials development and manufacturing for 25 years now.

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