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New solar panel manufacturer to open In The Sault

A new Sault Ste. Marie company will help Ontario become a leader in clean energy technology, creating new jobs in the community, according to a release by the Ontario government.


With assistance from the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC), Heliene Canada Inc. will establish a fully automated solar panel manufacturing plant. The plant is expected to open in about a year, with the hope of creating as many as 36 production jobs by the fifth year of operation.


This initiative is part of the provincial government's five-year Open Ontario plan to create jobs and economic opportunities in Northern Ontario.

May 11, 2010  By Ontario

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