Shoals Technologies solidifies commitment to MENA expansion by becoming partner member of ESIA
DUBAI, UAE, Feb. 21. 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Shoals Technologies Group, the global leader in photovoltaic OEM and balance of systems components, proudly announces it has become a partner member of the Emirates Solar Industry Association, ESIA. Through membership in the association Shoals hopes to help expand the solar power market in the UAE by providing its experience and industry products to customers and projects throughout the region.
"Global expansion is the future of Shoals. While over our history of we have done much business with countries throughout the world, dedicated regional commitments are something that is new to our business. With the projection that MENA countries could represent 8% of total demand in the near future, we feel this area is a good fit for our company and partnering with influential trade associations such as ESIA not only show our commitment, but provide great support for us as well." said Dean Solon, President & CEO of Shoals Technologies Group.
STG currently produces over 2.2 million assemblies per week, offering clients the expertise of distinguished design, and the flexibility of full, semi, and manual production modes. Shoals' state of the art facilities currently have the capacity to output over 15 MW per day. New domestic and international facilities planned for 2013-14 are projected to increase daily output to over 20 MW. By mid 2009 it is estimated that STG held over 67 percent of the United States balance of systems market and a significant percentage internationally with customers and distributors in 37 countries.
About Shoals Technologies Group
Shoals Technologies Group is a leading manufacturer of balance of systems solutions. Through innovation and diversification Shoals has grown exponentially since its founding in 1996. Shoals maintains a diverse portfolio of PV balance of systems products, including, combiner/re-combiner boxes, disconnecting combiner boxes, custom harnessing solutions, junction boxes, PV wire, in-line fuses, racking and PV monitoring solutions. Additional information is available at www.shoals.com.
About the Emirates Solar Industry Association
The Emirates Solar Industry Association (ESIA) is a non-profit, non-governmental trade association that seeks to unite and represent all stakeholders from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) solar power industry.
ESIA's key objective is to foster the development of a viable solar power market in the UAE, and in turn the wider Middle Eastern region. In pursuance of this objective, the association assists policy-makers on policy matters, advises new market entrants on setting up locally, facilitates business opportunities for its members and provides a strong, coherent and unified voice for the UAE solar power industry.
ESIA's website is www.emiratessolar.com.
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