Published on November 14th, 2008 | by Amiel Blajchman8
World's Largest Solar Panel Manufacturing Plant to be Built in Dubai
According to an article in the Khaleej Times, the Middle East’s largest photovoltaic manufacturing plant is going to be built in Dubai’s Technopark.
Construction is to start in November, and is scheduled to be completed at the end of 2010. The roughly 93 000 square meter manufacturing plant, Solar Technologies FZE, will be able to produce solar panels of up to 5.7 square meters.
Dilip Rahulan, Chairman and CEO of Solar Technologies:
The mission of Solar Technologies is to accelerate the adoption of solar photovoltaic by rapidly expanding manufacturing capacity and significantly reducing the cost of solar modules through innovations and manufacturing excellence.
Photo Credit: National Renewable Energy Laboratory