29 Mar '16, 4pm

Solar Frontier moves closer to US fab call with 150MW module deal

Solar Frontier moves closer to US fab call with 150MW module deal

Solar Frontier's Calipatria project in the US. The company says a 150MW module supply deal in the US is a significant step towards its decision to begin manufacturing in the US. Image: Solar Frontier. Japanese thin-film manufacturer Solar Frontier has heralded a 150MW module supply deal in the US as a major step towards its final decision on building a factory in America. Solar Frontier’s US arm said today it would supply Cypress Creek Renewables with 150MW of its CIS thin-film modules for a portfolio of solar projects in North and South Carolina, and some of the emerging state markets in the US, including Indiana, Montana and Texas. Speaking to PV Tech, Solar Frontier Americas COO Charles Pimentel said the deal was one of the largest the company had been involved in and offered sustainable long-term business prospects. “[Cypress Creek] have been very forward thinking in t...

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