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Owens Design: Competition for Applied Materials?

Builders of solar panels (and semiconductors andhard disk drives, for that matter) need to focus on technologyprocesses, assembling, testing and shipping their product.  The minutiae of the equipment that makes these products materialize is important but not the core focus of these firms. If you tour the factory floor of a modern solar plant — […] Read more


Owens Corning, SunEdison activate 440 KW PV solar system

Owens Corning, world leader in building materials and glass fiberreinforcements, and SunEdison, North America’s largest solar servicesprovider, announced the activation of a 440 kilowatt (kW) roof-mountphotovoltaic (PV) solar system at Owens Corning’s Kearny, New Jerseyfacility. The activation took place on Sept. 21, the day beforeSunEdison was awarded the first energy stimulus grant in the solarindustry, […] Read more