Integration into Bosch Group's Solar Energy Division largely complete
Brandenburg/Erfurt, Germany [WorldofRenewables.com]
Brandenburg-based Johanna Solar Technology GmbH will now be known as Bosch Solar CISTech GmbH. The company will change its corporate design accordingly when the new name is entered into the Commercial Registry on September 1st, 2010. Integration into the Bosch Group’s Solar Energy Division will thus be largely complete. Starting September, the company will be added to the internet presence at www.bosch-solarenergy.de.
The Bosch Group entered the photovoltaics industry in 2008, when it acquired the Erfurt-based ersol group, now known as Bosch Solar Energy AG. It further expanded its photovoltaics operations a year later, after securing majority stakes in Johanna Solar Technology GmbH and aleo solar AG, based in Oldenburg and Prenzlau.
About Bosch Sola CISTech:
Additional information can be accessed at www.bosch-solarenergy.de.
The company was set up in Stuttgart in 1886 by Robert Bosch (1861-1942) as “Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering.” The special ownership structure of Robert Bosch GmbH guarantees the entrepreneurial freedom of the Bosch Group, making it possible for the company to plan over the long term and to undertake significant up-front investments in the safeguarding of its future. Ninety-two percent of the share capital of Robert Bosch GmbH is held by Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH, a charitable foundation. The majority of voting rights are held by Robert Bosch Industrietreuhand KG, an industrial trust. The entrepreneurial ownership functions are carried out by the trust. The remaining shares are held by the Bosch family and by Robert Bosch GmbH.
Additional information can be accessed at www.bosch.com.
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