Nippon Sheet: modifying plants to make solar glass

Reuters
October 16, 2008
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Japan's Nippon Sheet Glass said on Thursday it has been modifying its U.S. plants to boost solar cell glass output but voiced concerns about missing business chances as demand will likely grow faster than it can keep up with, according to an Oct. 16 Reuters report.

Nippon Sheet Glass, which competes with Japan's Asahi Glass Co Ltd., France's Saint-Gobain and U.S.-based Guardian, sees glass used to make solar power equipment as a growth driver amid booming demand for renewable energy sources.

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