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February 20th, 2006

U.S. President Spotlights Solar

Abstract:
U.S. President George Bush visited United Solar Ovonic on Monday to help promote the renewable-energy plan he introduced in his State of the Union address. Presidential support is only one of several recent signs that the technology could finally be finding its feet. Last week, organic thin-film company Konarka announced it raised $20 million in venture capital funding. Thin-film startups Miasolé, Nanosolar, and HelioVolt also raised venture capital funding last year.

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