Concentrix Solar Inc., which has U.S. headquarters in La Jolla, plans to build a factory in the San Diego region, employing up to 450, to supply solar panels for an upcoming Imperial Valley energy project involving SDG&E.

Concentrix Solar Inc., which has U.S. headquarters in La Jolla, plans to build a factory in the San Diego region, employing up to 450, to supply solar panels for an upcoming Imperial Valley energy project involving SDG&E.

CONCENTRIX SOLAR INC.

CEO: Hansjorg Lerchenmuller.

Financial data: Not disclosed.

Corporate parent: Soitec of Bernin, France.

No. of local employees: Eight (to increase by up to 450).

Headquarters: La Jolla and Freiburg, Germany.

Year founded: 2005.

Company description: Provider of technology components used in the energy and electronics industries.

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