Inauguration of Thin-Film Solar Cell Plant

June 21, 2002 [SolarAccess.com] Inauguration of the world’s largest thin-film solar cell manufacturing plant will take place June 24 at United Solar Systems Corporation/Bekaert ECD Solar Systems in Auburn Hills Michigan. The 30 MW state-of-the-art solar cell manufacturing machine is the largest of its type in the world. A football field in length, it will increase U.S. solar production capacity by 20 percent. It will also make United Solar, a joint venture between Energy Conversion Devices and N.V. Bekaert of Belgium, one of the four largest solar producers in the United States as well as one of the leading producers in the world.

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