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SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SoloPower, a San Jose, California-based manufacturer of flexible thin film solar cells and modules, announced today that it has received a conditional commitment from the U.S.
SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept.
NASA's Kennedy Space Center turned a shade greener Nov 19 with the addition of five acres of electricity-producing solar panels to the spaceport's power grid.
The largest power plant utilizing solar panels to generate renewable energy in the nation is set to begin production in southwest Florida, according to the Associated Press.
ONTARIO, Canada, Oct.
HelioVolt has opened its first factory for manufacturing high-performance thin film solar energy products. The 122,400sqft sustainable facility in Austin, Texas is expected to create approximately 160 new jobs.
HILLSBORO, Ore., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- SolarWorld, a world leader in high quality solar power technology, today opens North America's largest solar cell manufacturing facility. The new plant is located in Hillsboro, Oregon and is expected to reach a capacity of 500 megawatts (MW) by 2011.
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Energy Conversion Devices, Inc.
First Solar, which manufactures solar modules with an advanced thin film semiconductor technology, has announced that it will expand its manufacturing and development facilities in Ohio.
Konarka Technologies, Inc., an innovator in development and commercialization of Power Plastic(R), a material that converts light to energy, today announced the company has opened the largest roll-to-roll flexible thin film solar manufacturing facility in the world, preparing for the commercialization and mass production of its patent-protected thin film solar material, Power Plastic.
- Emitting flashes of light; glittering.