ECD Lays Off 500, Furloughs 400, Amid World Solar Power GlutEnergy Conversion Devices Inc. said this week that production has been suspended at its Uni-Solar thin film solar panel plants based on a glut of supply in the industry.
CEO Out, Layoffs In At Energy Conversion DevicesThe company is laying off 300 employees, most of whom work in Michigan. That's one-fifth of its work force.
United Solar Achieves World Record 12% Efficient Thin Solar CellAuburn Hills-based United Solar announced Monday that the National Renewable Energy Laboratory has confirmed an initial 12 percent conversion efficiency of a large-area solar cell using Uni-Solar proprietary Nano-Crystalline silicon. To date, this is the highest large-area cell efficiency confirmed by NREL for thin-film silicon PV technology.
United Solar Part Of Record Speed In Rooftop PVSolar Integrated Technologies GmbH, a subsidiary of Rochester Hills-based Energy Conversion Devices (Nasdaq: ENER), and the New York City-based power company ContourGlobal have made rapid progress on green energy solutions on four different sites of Athens, Greece-based Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Co. S.A. using thin-film photovoltaic modules powered by United Solar, another ECD company
United Solar Earns Certified Green Business DesignationAuburn Hills-based United Solar, a subsidiary of Rochester Hills-based Energy Conversion Devices Inc., Wednesday announced it received the Certified Green Business designation
Uni-Solar Powering UN Climate Change ConferenceRochester Hills-based United Solar, a subsidiary of Energy Conversion Devices Inc., announced the completion and operation of a solar power project on the rooftop of the Moon Palace Hotel in Cancun, Mexico, host site for the United Nations Climate Change Conference. This important global event will attract about 20,000 participants from nations around the world. They will gather in Cancun Nov. 29 - Dec. 10, with the objective of discussing future commitments to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions.
Uni-Solar To Power Part Of UN Climate Change Conference
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