BAODING, China, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), one of the world's leading solar panel manufacturers, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that it has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission a Form 12b-25 to extend by fifteen days the due date for filing its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014 (the "2014 Form 20-F").
The Company is unable to file its 2014 Form 20-F on or before the prescribed due date of April 30, 2015 because the Company needs more time to prepare and review its consolidated financial statements as of and for the year ended December 31, 2014 and notes thereto, as well as to complete its assessment of the effectiveness of its internal control over financial reporting. The Company's management anticipates that the Form 20-F will be filed on or before May 15, 2015.
About Yingli Green Energy
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), known as "Yingli Solar," is one of the world's leading solar panel manufacturers. Yingli Green Energy's manufacturing covers the photovoltaic value chain from ingot casting and wafering through solar cell production and solar panel assembly. Headquartered in Baoding, China, Yingli Green Energy has more than 30 regional subsidiaries and branch offices and has distributed more than 10 GW solar panels to customers worldwide. For more information, please visit www.yinglisolar.com and join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and Weibo.
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For further information, please contact:
Vice President of Corporate Communications
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited
Tel: +86 312 8929787
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