Intel spinoff SpectraWatt halts construction of silicon solar cell plant

Last week SpectraWatt, an Intel solar spin-off, abruptly announced a halt in construction for its 65,000 ft2 facility in Hillsboro, Oregon. The tightly guarded start-up was created in June 2008, with lead investor Intel joined by Cogentrix, PCG Clean Energy and Technology Fund, and Solon, which hold...

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