Uni-Solar Ovonic Receives PV Order from Alwitra

August 30, 2004 by Jeff Shepard

United Solar Ovonic Corp. (Uni-Solar Ovonic, Auburn Hills, MI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Energy Conversion Devices Inc. (ECD, Rochester Hills, MI), announced that it has received an additional order of 750 kW of photovoltaic (PV) products from Alwitra GmbH & Co. (Germany), a leading manufacturer of building-integrated PV products, which increases the total planned shipment to Alwitra to 1.5 MW in 2004.

"Alwitra, with a large customer base, is a major player in the German roofing market offering PV systems. We are delighted that Alwitra has chosen us to address the rapidly growing PV market in Germany," said United Solar Ovonic Vice President of Sales and Global Marketing Salama Naguib.