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German Silicon Maker Chooses Tennessee for New Factory

Article: German Silicon Maker Chooses Tennessee for New Factory

CLEVELAND, Tennessee, February 26, 2009 (ENS) – Tennessee officials and executives of the world’s second largest producer of hyperpure polycrystalline silicon today announced that the German company will build a $1 billion facility in Tennessee. Polycrystalline silicon is a primary component used in the manufacture of solar panels and semiconductors. Wacker Chemie AG of Munich,…