Shawn Qu

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Name: Shawn Qu
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Founder, firm endure amid industry slump

While the solar industry has experienced tremendous growth, the last few years have not been kind to the business that uses the sun to create electricity. Overcapacity and falling prices for photovoltaic (PV) modules that make up solar panels have combined ... [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian Solar signs supply contract for 12.6MW of PV modules with KOIZ

Canadian Solar Inc., a solar power company, has signed a contract to supply 12.6MW of photovoltaic, or PV, modules to Kayseri Organized Industry Zone, or KOIZ, and its consortium companies for a solar power project in Kayseri, Turkey. The companies in ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Globe & Mail: The ‘boring engineer’ who’s a major solar power

The Globe & Mail recently featured a story on UM alumnus Shawn Qu, who started Canadian Solar in 2001, which has since become "one of the world's largest and most successful solar energy firms," with annual revenue close to $3-billion.Qu, who completed ... [Published Noodls - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 2 reports

Concord acquires 10MW solar power plant from Canadian Solar

One West, an affiliate of Concord Green Energy, has completed acquisition of 10MW AC Val Caron solar power plant from Canadian Solar’s wholly owned subsidiary Canadian Solar Solutions for over C$60m ($56.2m).The solar power plant is located in the city ... [Published Energy Business Review - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ): Going to $40 Says FBR capital

On an otherwise red day, Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) is bobbing higher, up nearly 1% as we type. The alternative energy company is the beneficiary to two positive news items to start the post 4th of July trading week.First, CSIQ announced that its ... [Published I Stock Analyst - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 2 reports

Canadian Solar Solutions sells 10 MW AC solar plant to One West

Canadian Solar, the solar power group announced that their subsidiary firm Canadian Solar Solutions completed the sale of the 10 MW AC Val Caron solar power plant (Val Caron) valued at C$60 million to One West, an affiliate of Concord Green Energy (C ... [Published Greentech Lead - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian Solar Announces 12.6 MW Solar Module Supply Agreement In Turkey

Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, announced that it has recently signed a sales contract to supply 12.6MW of photovoltaic ("PV") modules to Kayseri Organized Industry ... [Published Electric Energy Online - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

‘Boring engineer’ has his day in the sun

Shawn Qu is doing his best to avoid being a compelling interview subject.“I am a boring engineer,” he says. “I work 16 hours a day and I don’t really spend money.”He’s sipping coffee in a bland boardroom in a low rise factory on the outskirts of Guelph, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 7 reports

Canadian Solar to supply 12.6 MW solar modules for Turkey

Canadian Solar, providers of solar power technologies signed a deal to supply 12.6MW of photovoltaic (PV) modules to Kayseri Organized Industry Zone (KOIZ) and a consortium of companies in KOIZ, for a solar power project located in Kayseri, Turkey.Dr. ... [Published Greentech Lead - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 3 reports

Canadian Solar Closes Canada's Largest EPC Agreement for the Construction of a 140 MW DC Solar Energy Farm in Ontario

"We are delighted to partner with Samsung and Kingston Solar LP to collaborate on the construction of Canada's largest solar farm which will not only expand the use of solar energy but also create green manufacturing jobs in Ontario ," said Dr. Shawn ... [Published 4 Traders - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian Solar in talks to take over Solar Semiconductor

Canadian Solar, the world’s third largest solar photovoltaic cell manufacturer, is looking to having a manufacturing base in India. It is currently in talks with the Hyderabad-based Solar Semiconductor for a possible takeover of the company.The $1.6-billion ... [Published Hindu Business Line - Jun 20 2014]
First reported May 16 2014 - Updated May 16 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian solar stockpiles cash and inventory

CEO Shawn Qu says the company has hoarded cash and inventory during a seasonally slow period to reap the benefits when demand rises again. The high-profile CEO will continue to focus on downstream projects. ... [Published pv-magazine.com - May 16 2014]

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Founder, firm endure amid industry slump [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 11 2014]
Canadian Solar signs supply contract for 12.6MW... [Published Individual.com - Jul 09 2014]
Globe & Mail: The ‘boring engineer’ who’s a maj... [Published Noodls - Jul 08 2014]
Concord acquires 10MW solar power plant from Ca... [Published Energy Business Review - Jul 08 2014]
Canadian Solar sells 10 MW solar PV plant in On... [Published Solarserver - Jul 08 2014]
Canadian Solar Solutions sells 10 MW AC solar p... [Published Greentech Lead - Jul 08 2014]
Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ): Going to $40 Says F... [Published I Stock Analyst - Jul 07 2014]
Canadian Solar offloads 10MW [Published Renewable Energy News Europe - Jul 07 2014]
Canadian Solar Completes the Sale of 10 MW Sola... [Published Wall Street Select - Jul 07 2014]
Canadian Solar Completes the Sale of 10 MW Sola... [Published Nasdaq - Jul 07 2014]
Canadian Solar Announces 12.6 MW Solar Module S... [Published Electric Energy Online - Jul 05 2014]
‘Boring engineer’ has his day in the sun [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 04 2014]
Canadian Solar to supply 12.6 MW of solar PV mo... [Published Solarserver - Jul 01 2014]
Canadian Solar to supply 12.6 MW solar modules ... [Published Greentech Lead - Jul 01 2014]
Canadian Solar to supply 12.6MW of solar module... [Published Energy Business Review - Jul 01 2014]
Why Canadian Solar (CSIQ) Stock Is Up Today [Published TheStreet.com - Jun 30 2014]
Canadian Solar Announces 12.6 Megawatts Supply ... [Published Benzinga.com - Jun 30 2014]
Canadian Solar announces 12.6 MW solar power su... [Published Regulación Eólica con Vehículos Eléctricos - Jun 30 2014]
Why Canadian Solar (CSIQ) Stock Is Up Today [Published The Street Latest - Jun 30 2014]
Canadian Solar seconds in Turkey [Published Renewable Energy News Europe - Jun 30 2014]
Canadian Solar secures 12.6MW order from Turkey [Published PV-Tech - Jun 30 2014]
Canadian Solar Announces 12.6 MW Solar Module S... [Published ITbriefing - Jun 30 2014]
Canadian Solar Closes Agreement for the Constru... [Published North American Clean Energy - Jun 27 2014]
Canadian Solar to construct Canada's largest so... [Published Solarserver - Jun 27 2014]
Canadian Solar wins EPC contract for 140 MW DC ... [Published Greentech Lead - Jun 26 2014]
Canadian Solar Closes Canada's Largest EPC Agre... [Published 4 Traders - Jun 26 2014]
Canadian Solar nabs Ontario deal [Published Renewable Energy News Europe - Jun 26 2014]
Canadian Solar signs 140MW EPC deal for Samsung... [Published PV-Tech - Jun 26 2014]
Canadian Solar Closes Canada's Largest EPC Agre... [Published ITbriefing - Jun 26 2014]
Canadian Solar Closes Canada's Largest EPC Agre... [Published Michigan Live - Jun 26 2014]
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Canadian solar stockpiles cash and inventory [Published pv-magazine.com - May 16 2014]
CEO Shawn Qu says the company has hoarded cash and inventory during a seasonally slow period to reap the benefits when demand rises again. The high-profile CEO will continue to focus on downstream projects. ...
DeNova Homes, PetersenDean and Canadian Solar O... [Published Venturebeat - Mar 12 2014]
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