BAODING, China, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), a leading solar energy company and one of the world's largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") manufacturers, which markets its products under the brand "Yingli Solar", today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Energy (China) Company Limited ("Yingli China"), has succeeded in bidding for supplying 220 MW multicrystalline PV modules for China Power Investment Corporation ("CPI") before the end of 2013. These modules are expected to be used for five PV power plants developed by CPI in Hebei Province and Qinghai Province in China.
"We're very pleased to enhance our cooperation with CPI following the delivery of 110 MW modules to its subsidiary Huanghe Hydropower in 2011," said Mr. Liansheng Miao, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Yingli Green Energy. "The enhanced cooperation fully illustrates our partner's recognition of our brand, product quality and services. By leveraging our increasingly broad domestic sales and service networks, we look forward to further solidifying our leadership position and expanding our market share in China."
About Yingli Green Energy
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), which markets its products under the brand "Yingli Solar," is a leading solar energy company and one of the world's largest vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturers. Yingli Green Energy's manufacturing covers the entire photovoltaic value chain, from the production of polysilicon through ingot casting and wafering, to solar cell production and module assembly. Yingli Green Energy currently maintains a balanced vertically integrated production capacity of 2,450 MW per year at its production facilities located in Baoding, Haikou, Tianjin and Hengshui. Yingli Green Energy distributes its photovoltaic modules to a wide range of markets, including Germany, Spain, Italy, Greece, France, South Korea, China and the United States. Headquartered in Baoding, China, Yingli Green Energy has more than 20 subsidiaries and branch offices worldwide. Yingli Green Energy is publicly listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: YGE). For more information, please visit www.yinglisolar.com.
About China Power Investment Corporation
China Power Investment Corporation (CPI) is one of the five Gencos in China and a comprehensive energy group integrating industries of power, coal, aluminium, railway and port. For more information, please visit http://eng.cpicorp.com.cn/.
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Qing Miao Vice President of Corporate Communications Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited Tel: +86 312 8929787 E-mail: email@example.com
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