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August 31st, 2010

Catching the next wave of business development

Abstract:
What do a California solar company poised to build the world's largest nanotechnology manufacturing plant and the builder of next-generation, advanced energy storage devices have in common?

Answer: They both chose Oregon as the place where they will produce their 21st century technologies.

by Gov. Ted Kulongoski

California solar manufacturer Solexant Corp.'s commitment to build the world's largest nanotechnology manufacturing facility in Gresham means Oregon has now caught the next wave of the renewable energy revolution — thin-film solar — sweeping the globe. And it comes after Oregon has already established itself as the leading site for solar manufacturing in the U.S. with such firms as SolarWorld, Sanyo Solar and PV Powered.

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sustainablebusinessoregon.com

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