SEM Wafertech and Solar4America Choose Right to Work South Carolina

Right to Work South Carolina Economic Update

SEM Wafertech and Solar4America are two companies that are owned by SPI Energy Co, and they will be adding a new location in Right to Work Sumter County, South Carolina. In order to do this, the company is investing $65.9 million toward the project. They are also planning to create 300 new jobs. So this is exciting news for the economy!

From Area Development Magazine:

“As a global renewable energy company making American-made solar wafers and modules, we recognize the importance of having a strong domestic supply chain to meet the fast-growing demand for affordable solar power. We plan to bring the highest-quality domestically produced solar wafers and modules to market, enhancing our nation’s manufacturing capabilities with a long-term investment that will create good paying jobs for South Carolina.” […]

“We are pleased that SEM Wafertech and Solar4America decided to establish in South Carolina. […] Sumter County is well-equipped to support global solar companies because of its world-class environment. Congratulations, and we welcome them to the state.”


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