Toledo Solar aims to broaden PV panel manufacturing to 2.8 GW

Sep 20, 2022 11:36 AM ET
  • United States photovoltaic (PV) panels manufacturer Toledo Solar on Monday revealed strategies to boost its manufacturing capacity in your home to 2.8 GW by 2027, looking for to fulfill need stimulated by freshly offered tax credits under the Inflation Reduction Act.
Toledo Solar aims to broaden PV panel manufacturing to 2.8 GW
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The Ohio-based company generates cadmium telluride (CdTe) thin-film photovoltaic panels in Perrysburg, Ohio, providing the US domestic and also commercial markets. According to the news, the growth plan will certainly quadruple the manufacturing capacity at the site.

Toledo Solar anticipates the initiative to create more than 250 jobs by 2027. According to recent media reports, it currently has 40 full-time employees and sales offices in California, New York City, Connecticut, Michigan and also several various other states.

The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 was passed by the US Congress in August. The site law aims to curb inflation, giving USD 430 billion in tax motivations to speed up the implementation of sustainable power generation capacity. Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and also Wood Mackenzie envisage the solar PV enhancements in the US will climb by 40%, or 62 GW DC, over standard forecasts through 2027 as a result of the new legislation, with collective solar setups anticipated to get to 336 GW by 2027, against 129 GW now.

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