TITLE

Solyndra Cuts $250M for Solar Panels

AUTHOR(S)
Moresco, Justin
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;10/23/2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that solar system maker Solyndra in Fremont, California, has signed a supply contract with Germany's solar installer GeckoLogic. The deal is part of Solyndra's contractual backlog of about $1.2 billion with customers in the U.S. and Europe. Its other long-term contracts are with Phoenix Solar and Solar Power. The solar panels for the contracts will be manufactured at Solyndra's production plants in California.
ACCESSION #
36603051

 

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