Silver – Endeavour Silver recently produced a video that highlights how silver and silicon are used to make solar panels.
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Graphite – Reuters reported that due to weak demand for graphite materials used for electronics, SGL Group (OTC Pink:SGLFF), a German graphite specialist, issued a 2013 core earnings forecast that is lower than the market expected.
Tellurium – China’s installed solar capacity is set to increase by 50 percent in 2013, but prices of the tellurium that will be used in panels are expected to continue slumping.
Tellurium – After a bumpy 2012, tellurium markets are looking to 2013 for a rebound in demand from both the solar and electronics sectors.
Tellurium – New solar technologies have the potential to disrupt the market for cadmium-telluride solar panels, but long lead times for new technologies and expanding applications are keeping tellurium in demand.
Lithium – Reuters reported Panasonic Corp (NYSE:PC,TYO:6752) may curtail its expanded production of solar panels and small lithium batteries for electronics.
Tellurium – Facing increasing tariffs, ballooning output and markets saturated by oversupply, Chinese solar panel producers are facing tough times.
Silver – If China is dumping solar panels in western markets, that could be another headwind in an industry that was supposed to be bullish for silver.
Tellurium – As the solar producers slow production, tellurium producers are feeling the crunch.
Tellurium – Daily Finance reported rare earth elements and companies that use them are quickly losing value in 2012.