Energy Conversion Devices, Inc.
Without a doubt, 2011 was a bittersweet year for the solar industry. Solar energy installations in the U.S. increased nearly 40% in the third quarter over Q2, adding more than 200 megawatts of solar power capacity--more than was added in all of 2009. Large-scale projects boomed and the residential market heated up, thanks to government tax incentives. Prices of panels began to fall, making solar even more attractive to more »