According to the company's officials, the decision of Mission Solar to stop production of Solar cells will enable the company to re-focus on producing a competitive version of the company's Solar modules.
"We have to restructure the company to cope with market pressure and make decisions that are commercially meaningful to us, even though it is a difficult decision," a company spokesman said . ".
She added that the closure of the San Antonio solar cell line
The Company factory near the Brooks City Base will affect 87 workers and their last day will be November. 30.
Mission Solar is owned by Seoul, South Korea-
It opened in Alamo City on 2012.
Currently, the plant can produce 200 MW of solar panels per year.
After the layoffs are completed, Mission Solar will have 294 employees at its San Antonio manufacturing plant and headquarters.