Two solar panel manufacturers have announced plans to build new assembly plants in the United States.

Amonix is planning a 214,000-square-foot facility in North Las Vegas, NV, that will have a production capacity of 150 megawatts annually and employ 278 people. MORE

In addition, Solexant Corp. will build its first commercial-scale manufacturing facility in Gresham, OR. The plant will have a capacity of 100 megawatts annually. MORE