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Sunfolding Receives SunShot Initiative Award to Apply Advanced Manufacturing to Solar Tracking

Gwen Rose

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 –The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced that Sunfolding will receive a SunShot Initiative Solar Manufacturing Technology award to scale-up its advanced US manufacturing and automated assembly techniques. 

Sunfolding is leveraging the expertise of world class suppliers like Dupont Performance Polymers and established domestic manufacturing partners with decades of experience in automotive and marine applications to improve tracker reliability and lower the overall cost of solar. Sunfolding is grateful to the DOE for their continued efforts to help make better solar technologies to increase the affordability and scalability of solar energy in the US and beyond. We look forward to continuing our partnership through the SunShot program.

Read the Sunshot announcement here: http://energy.gov/eere/sunshot/technology-market-2-incubator-11-solarmat-4-t2m2