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Solar News Link Love

October 24th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan

  Here’s some more solar news and commentary from around the interwebs from the past week or so: New “Smart” [&hellip


US Solar PV Exports, Trade Surplus at Record Levels in 2010

August 30th, 2011 | by Andrew

2010 was a record-setting year for the US solar PV manufacturing industry, with US solar PV exports exceeding imports by $1.9 billion globally. Solar PV is one of the few areas where the US actually has a trade surplus with China, according to a report from GT Research and the Solar Energy Industry Association (SEIA) released yesterday


Local Leaders Join First Solar in Dedicating 250MW Thin-film PV Factory in Mesa, Az.

August 24th, 2011 | by Andrew

Government officials, community and business leaders joined in a dedication ceremony for First Solar's thin-film solar PV module manufacturing facility in Mesa, Arizona last week. Investing $300 million to build the four-line factory, it will employ some 600 full-time associates and is designed with the capacity to produce 250 megawatts (MW) worth of thin-film PV modules per year. Mesa Mayor Scott Smith highlighted the plant's potential to serve as anchor for the local economy, one based on the emerging clean energy economy.



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