Province drops $600,000 at solar panel manufacturer
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With $600,000 of provincial funding, a locally-based solar manufacturer will add 50 new jobs in Kingston.
Kingston and the Islands MPP John Gerretsen made the announcement yesterday at Centennial Global Technology Inc. The money, from the Eastern Ontario Development Fund, will be used to improve plant facilities and invest in automated equipment.
Centennial Global Technology Inc. relocated to Kingston from Montreal earlier this year, with 10 employees .
It’s one of twelve companies to receive funding of this kind over the last two and a half years.