Solarfun's SF260 Polycrystalline Module Receives UL Certification, Joining Solarfun's Comprehensive Portfolio of UL-Certified Products

Dec 03, 2010, 05:18 ET from Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd.

SHANGHAI, Dec. 3, 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 that it has received Underwriters Laboratories Inc. ("UL") certification for its SF260 polycrystalline module.

UL certifies that the SF260 polycrystalline module, along with the rest of Solarfun's UL-certified monocrystalline and polycrystalline module products, fully complies with all safety, environmental, and other performance requirements established by UL.

Suited for both residential and commercial customers, Solarfun's SF260 modules offer a sleek, all-blue appearance, with the performance required by large power output applications.

Bruce Ludemann, Vice President and General Manager of Solarfun, North America, commented, "The UL Certification of the SF260P module extends our North American offering. The larger model is well suited for ground-mounted and commercial rooftop applications, the two fastest growing solar segments in North America."

"Achieving UL certification for the SF260 polycrystalline module and offering a full line of UL-certified modules is a notable accomplishment," added Dr. Mohan Narayanan, Vice President of Technology at Solarfun. "UL certification is essential to Solarfun's continuing expansion strategy in North America, ensuring that all our modules meet the stringent requirements of PV projects in the region.  The certification further demonstrates Solarfun's commitment to providing our global customers with products that feature market-leading reliability, safety and performance."

A list of Solarfun's existing UL-certified crystalline modules, include:

  • SF080 monocrystalline
  • SF080 polycrystalline
  • SF120 monocrystalline
  • SF120 polycrystalline
  • SF160 monocrystalline
  • SF160 polycrystalline
  • SF190 monocrystalline
  • SF190 polycrystalline
  • SF220 monocrystalline
  • SF220 polycrystalline
  • SF260 monocrystalline
  • SF260 polycrystalline
  • Black Diamond

About Solarfun

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.  

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