TOKYO, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola") (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, today announced its Polycrystalline Silicon Terrestrial PV Module line has been listed by Underwriters Laboratories ("UL") as meeting the applicable standards of the Japanese market.
This achievement follows ReneSola's JPEC (Japan Photovoltaic Expansion Center) and JET (Japan Electrical and Environment Technology Laboratories) certifications earlier this year, two of the biggest administrative hurdles for foreign firms entering Japan's solar market. ReneSola is the first PV company to receive this certification globally.
Mr. Xianshou Li, ReneSola's chief executive officer, said, "UL certification demonstrates the quality and safety of our solar modules for the Japan market. This certification is an essential step in building our business in Japan and reflects our commitment to providing high-quality solar products to the country's end users. We are confident our competitive edge in terms of quality will drive our growth in Japan as we invest in what continues to be one of our fastest growing markets."
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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