Update: Transform Solar Received $1.68 M In State Training Grants Before Announcing Layoffs

Jun 1, 2012

Earlier this week, Micron-owned Transform Solar, a maker of high-tech solar cells, announced it’s closing and laying-off at least 250 people over the next three months.

We first reported Transform has been reimbursed for just over $1 million of its $3.6 million workforce development training grant from the state of Idaho.  That was using data from January 29.  The Idaho Department of Labor reports as of May 30, Transform has been reimbursed for $1.68 million of that grant.  Click here to continue reading...