Mountain Sun's business model includes a training center for green technology, a plan McManus has already discussed with Paul Smith's College President John Mills and officials at North Country Community College.
"The market is enormous, and this has to be done," McManus said.
A summer 2010 sale does not rule out Gabriels as a future training site, he said.
The company is ready to build its first solar farm in Hudson in the Capital District.
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