Jena, Germany [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] SCHOTT Solar opened its new manufacturing facility last November and is has already started shipping. The new factory in Jena produces the SCHOTT ASI thin film module. Production began on schedule and the first palettes of product have been shipped to the company’s sales partners.
According to the company, the SCHOTT Solar sales partners see the new encapsulated SCHOTT ASI 86 thin film module as a valuable extension to the product portfolio. The facility opened on November 6, 2007.“The production quantities for 2008 are almost all sold already,” said Michael Schmidt, Sales Manager at SCHOTT Solar. “We have to thank our sales partners for their support and the trust they’ve placed in us.”