July 28, 2008

SunPower Acquires Solar Sales

SunPower, a manufacturer of solar cells, solar panels and solar systems, has has completed the acquisition of Australian integrator and distributor, Solar Sales.

Solar Sales offers solar panels and inverters via a national network of 30 dealers throughout Australia, and designs, builds and commissions large-scale commercial systems.

Howard Wenger, senior vice president of global business units at SunPower, said: "Solar Sales has been a valued SunPower customer and partner for several years. The strength of its management team, coupled with its market understanding and momentum, will help to form an ideal platform from which we can succeed in both the commercial and residential markets."