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Calisolar lays off 80 California workers

Solar manufacturer withdraws federal loan application, decides to restructure business and open a new plant in Mississippi that could offer up to 1,000 jobs.

By Sep. 15, 2011


CaliSolar to make metallurgical silicon solar cells

Start-up CaliSolar is said to have raised $102 million to commercialize a technique of using upgraded metallurgical silicon to make solar cells.

By Nov. 3, 2008


Solyndra's demise--setting the record straight

commentary Lux Research analyst Matt Feinstein cuts through the noise on bankrupt solar company, and says Solyndra's inability to compete should not diminish the prospects of other U.S. solar players.

By Sep. 26, 2011


Start-up says it can make solar panels out of dirty silicon

Someday your silicon solar panels may not have to be pure bloods, if CaliSolar can perfect how it isolates impurities.

By Oct. 23, 2007


Harsh lessons from Evergreen Solar flame-out

Evergreen Solar was a darling of Massachusetts politicians until it fell apart. But there's plenty to learn from what went wrong at this once-promising company.

By Aug. 17, 2011