Evergreen Solar Celebrates Opening of New Facility

May 20, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

Evergreen Solar (Marlboro, MA) announced that it will celebrate the opening of its 56,000-square foot manufacturing and headquarters facility on May 23, 2001. To celebrate the opening of the Marlboro factory, Evergreen is holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony that will feature supporters from local government who support energy, environmental and economic development policies. The guest speakers will include Massachusetts State Senator Susan Fargo, Senate Chair of the Joint Committee on Energy.

“The Marlboro factory is an important milestone for our company,” remarked Evergreen Solar President and CEO Mark Farber. “For the past several months, we have been completing factory build-out and starting up new equipment for our fully integrated product line.”