January 18, 2022

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

Midsummer receives €38m in Italian grants to set up solar roof production plant in Bari

Together with the Italian Ministry for Economic Development (MISE) and Invitalia (the Italian Ministry of Finance’s state investment and economic development institution), the Puglia regional authorities have confirmed that Midsummer AB of Järfälla, near Stockholm, Sweden – a provider of turnkey production lines as well as flexible, lightweight copper indium gallium diselenide (CIGS) thin-film solar panels for building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) – will receive incentives of about €38m in the form of grants and soft loans to build a factory and commence manufacturing of light, discreet and environmentally friendly thin-film solar roofs in Bari, Puglia, Italy for the global market…