SHANGHAI, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Solarfun" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SOLF), a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic ("PV") cells and modules in China, today announced it has received Microgeneration Certification Scheme's ("MCS") certification for its SF160 monocrystalline and SF190 and SF220 polycrystalline modules. The MCS certification enables U.K. customers and resellers to utilize Solarfun's modules for reliable electricity generation.
MCS uses a rigorous set of standards to certify technologies that produce electricity and heat from renewable resources. Testing criteria included module performance, as well as assessment of Solarfun's manufacturing processes, materials, procedures and staff training.
"The MCS certificate for our monocrystalline and polycrystalline modules is an important accomplishment," noted Dr. Mohan Narayanan, Vice President of Technology at Solarfun. "This achievement reflects Solarfun's commitment to creating high-quality, reliable photovoltaic modules through cutting edge technology and equipment."
The SF160 monocrystalline module's versatility, high efficiency and compact design make it ideal for residential and commercial applications, while the polycrystalline SF190 and SF220 modules offer the high power output required for utility applications.
Solarfun Power Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: SOLF) is a leading manufacturer of solar PV cells and modules in China, focusing on delivering high quality and reliable products at competitive prices. Solarfun produces its monocrystalline and polycrystalline products at its internationally certified, vertically-integrated manufacturing facilities. Solarfun partners with third-party distributors, OEM manufacturers, and system integrators to sell its modules into large-scale utility, commercial and governmental, and residential/small commercial markets. Solarfun maintains a strong global presence with local staff throughout Europe, North America, and Asia. Solarfun embraces environmental responsibility and sustainability by taking an active role in the photovoltaic cycle voluntary recycling program. For more information, visit: www.solarfun-power.com. SOLF-G
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