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SolarWorld AG to Illuminate 2008 European Soccer Championships

Bonn, Germany [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] SolarWorld AG has equipped the newly built Zurich Letzigrund Stadium with a new solar power system. The stadium is among the venues of the 2008 European Soccer Championships which will be held in Austria and Switzerland. The Zurich arena will be the location of three qualifying round matches in June 2008. SolarWorld AG announced it has supplied a total of 1,276 high performance modules based on mono-crystalline cell technology for installation on the stadium roof upwards of the south curve. The high efficiency modules with their typical dark surface together add up to a peak output of 223 kilowatts.