SoloPower ramps up Portland hiring

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Tuesday, March 06, 2012

SoloPower is kicking off its hiring effort at its North Portland production facilities.

The San Jose, Calif.-based developer of thin-film solar energy products is building a $340 million production operation based out of two buildings in North Portland. The company in August signed a lease for 225,250 square feet of industrial space on North Marine Drive.
SoloPower employs 13 in Portland so far, with several others who have accepted job offers but have yet to start work, CEO Tim Harris said Monday.
The company plans to hire another 10 people this month, a figure that’s expected to grow in April with plans to reach 90 by the end of the year.

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