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Trade panel says low-cost solar imports hurt US companies
A U.S. trade commission is preparing to consider whether to recommend tariffs on imported solar panels
The Latest: Panel votes against cheaper solar panel imports
A U.S. trade panel has found that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to U.S. solar manufacturers
Solar boom or bust? Companies seek tariffs on solar imports
Cheap solar panels imported from China and other countries have led to a boom in the U.S. solar industry, where installations have surged 10-fold since 2011. But two US solar manufacturers say the flood of imports has led to bankruptcy and layoffs.
Trump blocks Chinese purchase of US semiconductor maker
President Donald Trump has blocked a Chinese government-backed firm's acquisition of an American semiconductor maker
Bulb Still Burning After 100-Plus Years as GE Brings Business Back to US
Livermore, California, is home to what residents say is the world’s oldest light bulb. Made by the Shelby Electric Co. of Ohio, it’s been shining bright, without a flicker, at the town’s firehouse since 1901. “It just keeps hanging on,” said Dick Jones, a member...
Tesla Charges Into China
I'm by the cannot Washington as the financial markets head into their final hour on Wall Street on this Friday August 29. This is story stock story today Tesla the electric motor company announcing a new deal in China. And now Tesla stock is at a record high. To explain no more now I'm joined by
Old Mine Tailings: New Mother Lode For Rare Elements
Prospectors say they have discovered a modern mother lode—not one buried deep within the earth, but sitting on the surface: the tailings of old mines, some dating back to California Gold Rush days. What these contain, though, isn't gold or silver. It's rare earth elements. Rare earth elements were
Where's The Money: Chinese Investments in U.S.
In an unprecedented California summit this weekend, President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping will discuss a wide range of topics. With China's economy expanding at an exponential rate, strategic Chinese investments in U.S. companies are sure to be discussed when the two global powers
Toys 'R' Us New Tablet For Kids
Morning Business Memo: Make way for the Tabeo – the latest entry in the increasingly crowded market for tablet computers. The number one toy retailer Toys “R” Us has announced it sell a Wi-Fi tablet aimed at kids. The device will feature “50 free preinstalled...
Going Solar Without Spending a Lot of Dough
It's not often that a homeowner looks forward to a bill arriving in the mail. But Chad Tromblee eagerly awaits one bill in particular. "I can't wait to get it and see what the electric bill is," he told ABC News. These days, his electric bill has shrunk as quickly as a puddle on a hot sidewalk. For