ReneSola Obtains JET Certification for Japan Market
TOKYO, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, today announced its Virtus I and Virtus II modules obtained JETPVm certification from the Japan Electrical and Environment Technology Laboratories ("JET"), a government-designated certification body responsible for factory inspections and product testing of electronic products.
The certification, a voluntary PV module scheme operated by JET, represents compliance with relevant international standards through a series of performance and safety tests as well as factory inspections.
Mr. Xianshou Li, ReneSola's chief executive officer, said, "Similar to JPEC listing, JET certification is considered a critical step for foreign companies entering Japan's solar market. The application process is comprehensive with strenuous tests that ensure Japanese customers receive the safest, highest quality products. Moreover, JET certification speaks to the performance of our solar modules, which we are confident will make a positive contribution to the growth of Japan's solar industry. We will continue to invest in our Japan business to deliver high-efficiency products and household PV solutions to Japanese end users."
Founded in 2005, ReneSola (NYSE: SOL) is a leading brand and technology provider of solar PV products. Leveraging its proprietary technologies, economies of scale and technical expertise, ReneSola uses in-house virgin polysilicon and a vertically integrated business model to provide customers with high-quality, cost-competitive products. ReneSola solar modules have scored top PVUSA Test Conditions (PTC) ratings with high annual kilowatt-hour output, according to the California Energy Commission (CEC). ReneSola solar PV modules can be found in projects ranging in size from a few kilowatts to multi-megawatts in markets around the world, including the United States, Germany, Italy, Belgium, China, Greece, Spain and Australia. For more information, please visit www.renesola.com.
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