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With diamond wire saws, wafers can be produced at 0.06–0.08 Euros lower cost.

Cutting wafer cost by €0.08 would be welcomed by wafer manufacturers considering that's where the market price for a wafer is currently at. Are they selling below cost or is wafer production costs going to 0?

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Non-alternative facts:

One out of every 50 new American jobs last year was in the solar industry, which now employs more than 260,000 workers

That’s up 25 percent from 2015

"These are well-paying, family sustaining jobs with low barriers to entry"

The median wage for a solar installation job was $26 an hour last year

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-02-07/u-s-solar-industry-clamors-for-workers-as-employment-climbs-25

 

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Unfortunately, this news sure doesn't seem to impress the market about the profitability of solar stocks of all types--both producers and installers getting hammered day after day.

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46 minutes ago, solarfun said:

it was a report from Citi division

thank you for the clarification

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