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China's Solar Industry


Suntech Power is the world’s largest maker of solar cells and panels. It reached this position through a combination of clever advances in manufacturing equipment with judicious use of cheap labor, a strategy apparent when Technology Review took a tour of the company's factories this fall.

Above, a worker at Suntech’s manufacturing facility in Wuxi, China, monitors a machine that etches the surface of crystalline silicon wafers for use in solar cells.

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