08 Jun '12, 12pm

Westinghouse Solar to Ship “Plug n’ Play” DIY Solar Panels Down Under

Westinghouse Solar to Ship “Plug n’ Play” DIY Solar Panels Down Under

sees promise in Westinghouse’s award-winning plug n’ play DIY solar PV systems, and in the brand recognition of the Westinghouse name. “A key reason for pursuing this merger was the strength of the award winning technology that Westinghouse Solar possesses,” explained CDB managing director and CEO Gerry McGowan. “When coupled with the significant brand awareness the Westinghouse name provides, one of the first items on our agenda was to bring these integrated ‘plug-and-play’ solar power systems, with fewer parts, superior safety and faster install times to the Australian market.”

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