SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola") (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, today announced collaborative projects with Silicon Valley-based solar integrator Vista Solar.
A 315 kW array is being constructed for Therm-X, a thermal solutions company based in California, and will be powered by ReneSola's 305W polycrystalline panels. Two additional systems totaling nearly 50 kW have been constructed for Our Lady of Peace Church and Saint Justin School. Both sites will host solar systems featuring ReneSola's 255W polycrystalline and 255W monocrystalline modules.
In addition, Vista Solar is testing ReneSola's microinverters and string inverters on a demo rooftop project with DCL, a Silicon Valley-based technology manufacturing, fulfillment, and logistics services provider.
"Our number one goal for all of our clients is to design systems that generate the lowest cost per kilowatt hour and the greatest long-term savings without sacrificing quality of craftsmanship," said Jaymes Callinan, vice president of Vista Solar. "After touring ReneSola's factory, carefully reviewing their financials and installing test systems to confirm output projections, we felt confident in partnering with Renesola on these important Silicon Valley installations. Now that the systems are installed, they look beautiful and are performing excellently."
Kevin Chen, president of ReneSola America added, "We are pleased to have been selected to provide our high-efficiency Virtus II polycrystalline modules to these Silicon Valley projects in collaboration with esteemed solar integrator Vista Solar. The sites for the arrays are Silicon Valley landmarks, and we are thrilled that our high-quality solar products will benefit this sizeable community. We hope to secure future projects in the Bay Area through our ongoing relationship with Vista Solar, given the company's dedication to a quality integration process."
About ReneSola 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.
About Vista Solar
Vista Solar is a wholly-owned subsidiary of 25-year silicon distributor, Silicon Valley Microelectronics (SVM), which specializes in commercial PV solar design and installation. Backed by nearly three-decades of silicon and solar-industry experience, nearly 100 solar installations, and +6 megawatts of solar power systems installed across California, Vista Solar has a demonstrated ability to deliver solar solutions that generate dependable energy production and significant long-term financial benefits. For more information, please visit www.vista-solar.com.
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