Q-Cells to lay off 500 staff as solar price slumps

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But industry insists longer-term outlook remains bright

Fears that the solar industry will prove less resilient to the global recession than other renewable energy sectors appear increasingly well founded this week after three leading solar firms posted sizable...

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