NORCROSS, GA-First Industrial Realty Trust Inc. has signed a ten-year lease with Atlanta-based Suniva, Inc. in the Northeast I-85 Industrial Park at 5775 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. The value of the lease has not yet been disclosed.

Suniva will use the 60,000-sf space to house production for its high-value solar cells. The company develops, manufactures and markets high-efficiency silicon photovoltaic (PV) cells for clean power generation in the hopes of driving the benefits of the product to a mass market. Originally based at the Georgia Institute of Technology’s University Center of Excellence in Photovoltaics, the company is now ready to open its first large manufacturing facility at this site.

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