U.S. orders tariffs on Chinese solar panels

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The Obama administration has ordered tariffs of 31 percent and higher on solar panels imported from China, according to the Los Angeles Times.

The move was made by the Commerce Department after a study that found the Chinese were selling products below market value. Trade officials will have to approve the measure this fall.

More than 60 Chinese firms face the 31 percent increase.

Read more at the Los Angles Times.