SHANGHAI, China, Feb. 1, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq:JASO) ("JA Solar" or "the Company"), one of the world's largest manufacturers of high-performance solar cells and solar power products, today announced that it has signed a supply agreement with one of the leading European specialists in photovoltaic systems to provide 400 megawatts (MW) of solar modules from 2011 through the end of 2013.
Under the terms of this agreement, JA Solar will supply the company with 100 megawatts of solar modules in 2011, 125 megawatts in 2012 and 175 megawatts in 2013.
"We are excited to embark on this long-term relationship with one of Europe's leading suppliers of solar power systems and PV modules," said Dr. Peng Fang, CEO of JA Solar. "Combining our high quality solar modules with our partner's extensive and diversified customer reach in Europe will enable us to further strengthen our position in this important market."
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About JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd.
JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of high-performance solar power products. The company sells its products to solar manufacturers worldwide, who assemble and integrate solar cells into modules and systems that convert sunlight into electricity for residential, commercial, and utility-scale power generation. For more information, please visit http://www.jasolar.com.
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