JA Solar Chooses Right to Work Arizona as Perfect US Location

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JA Solar is a company based in China that is establishing its first US facility in Phoenix, Arizona. This will give the company access to Right to Work benefits. In order to build the new location, the company is investing $60 million toward the project. They will also create 600 new jobs. So this is great news!

From Area Development Magazine:

“We are very excited to be able to set up the first U.S. solar module manufacturing facility in Arizona to provide our customers in the U.S. the flexibility and ease of access to JA Solar’s high-performance PV products. […] JA Solar thanks all the partners in Arizona, especially the ACA, GPEC, and the City of Phoenix for their great support and tremendous assistance during the entire process of site selection and space leasing in preparation to establish the manufacturing facility. Solar is a critical part of renewable energy and we are thrilled to be a part of the effort to meet the goal of carbon neutrality by 2050 in the U.S.†[…]

“JA Solar’s new facility showcases Arizona’s attractiveness as a global manufacturing destination. […] We are grateful JA Solar will manufacture its high-efficiency solar panels in Phoenix, enhancing Arizona’s renewable energy industry.â€

“Innovations in clean technology allow Greater Phoenix to produce the power requisite for promoting job growth throughout the region. […] We are excited to support JA Solar in its expansion to Phoenix, creating more than 600 jobs for local residents and sustainably bolstering energy production in the region to enable economic transformation.â€


To read the previous Area Development update on Right to Work states, click here.

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