SolarWorld founder, chairman and CEO: China has placed U.S. solar industry in ‘grave danger’
Frank Asbeck asks President Obama to support rule of law in solar trade
HILLSBORO, Ore., Feb. 5, 2014 – Frank H. Asbeck, founder, chairman and chief executive officer of SolarWorld AG, today issued an open letter to President Barack Obama requesting his support for both the U.S. manufacturing and installation wings of the domestic solar industry as they confront trade aggression from China.
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About SolarWorld AG
SolarWorld AG manufactures solar power systems and in doing so contributes to a cleaner energy supply worldwide. The company, located in Bonn, employs approximately 2,500 people and carries out production in Freiberg, Germany, and Hillsboro, Ore. From raw material silicon to the solar module, SolarWorld manages all stages of production ‒ including its own research and development. Through an international distribution network, SolarWorld supplies customers all over the world with solar modules and complete systems. The company maintains high social standards at all locations across the globe, and has committed itself to resource- and energy-efficient production. SolarWorld has been publicly traded on the stock market since 1999. More information at www.solarworld-usa.com
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