Made in Germany

Solar energy is booming in the US – and German companies like Schott Solar are set to profit. In May, the Bavarian solar power company will start up a new production facility in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The factory will produce photovoltaic cells and receivers for solar thermal power plants. For Schott Solar, it’s the biggest investment in the firm’s history. The company is planning a longterm investment of $500 million, creating a total of 1,500 jobs. Made in Germany will be attending the opening of the new solar power factory.

Stratos Monday 26 May at 7pm, TTV Monday 26 May at 4.30pm