10 August 2007 16:33 [Source: ICIS news]
TORONTO (ICIS news)--Hawaii-based energy technology firm Hoku Scientific has awarded engineering contracts for a 2,000 tonne/year polysilicon plant in ?xml:namespace>
Hoku officials were not immediately available for additional comment.
In a separate statement, Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based Shaw said the polysilicon project at
Hoku’s US-listed shares fell 5% to $9.93/share in Friday morning trading in
Industry participants describe the global polysilicon market as very tight, driven by strong demand from semiconductor and solar applications.
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