Aug 7, 2013
GE abandons plans for Aurora solar plant; 50 jobs lost at Arvada lab
The General Electric Co. has abandoned plans for a $300 million solar-panel factory in Aurora and instead struck a deal with the largest U.S. solar-panel maker, First Solar Inc. GE is giving technology developed by a Colorado startup it bought to First Solar in exchange for 1.75 million shares in the Tempe, Ariz.-based company - worth about $82 ... (more)
GE sets a record in thin-film solar cell efficiency
Charles Mack, electronics technician at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, holds a solar-cell wafer on Thursday.
General Electric to cut 70 jobs in PrimeStar Facility in Arvada
U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu visits General Electric/PrimeStar a solar company located n Arvada 2011.
General Electric cutting 70 jobs in Arvada
General Electric has informed the state it intends to cut 70 jobs at its PrimeStar Solar operation in Arvada, according to Westword, which broke the story Thursday.