JinkoSolar Donates Solar Modules to Everybody Solar’s Non-profit Flagship Solar Project in Redwood City
SHANGHAI - April 18, 2013
JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a leading global PV solar power product manufacturer, today announced that it had provided Everybody Solar, a San Francisco-based NGO, 21.6 kW high efficiency solar modules through a combination of donations and fair market value sales, bringing the power of solar energy to the Redwood City, California community.
To celebrate their flagship solar installation for local non-profit Rebuilding Together Peninsula, a benefit concert “Solar Rockstars for a Cause” is being held in downtown San Francisco today to raise funds for future solar projects.
"Solar power is a recognized clean energy resource, that will help struggling homeowners save on their electricity bills today and for years to come," said Xiande Li, Chairman of JinkoSolar. "We are happy to see our quality solar modules will directly impact local non-profit communities to help those in need.”
“The JinkoSolar product donation is crucial to our non-profit work and will allow enable our NGO partner Rebuilding Together Peninsula to save thousands of dollars annually on energy costs and reallocate those funds to helping local Bay Area families,” said Youness Scally, Executive Director of Everybody Solar. “We are thrilled that JinkoSolar chose to sponsor this project, and are looking forward to many years of free solar power with these high efficiency modules.”
JinkoSolar is a leading solar power product manufacturer with production operations in Jiangxi and Zhejiang Provinces in China and sales and marketing offices in Shanghai, China; Munich, Germany; Bologna, Italy; Montpellier, France; Zug, Switzerland; San Francisco, the United States; Queensland, Australia; Ontario, Canada and Singapore.
JinkoSolar has built a vertically integrated solar product value chain with an integrated annual capacity of approximately 1.2 GW each for silicon wafers, solar PV cells and solar PV modules as of September 30, 2012. JinkoSolar distributes its photovoltaic products to a diversified customer base in the global PV market, including Germany, Italy, Belgium, Spain, the United States, France, Eastern Europe, China, India, Japan and other countries and regions. Visit them online at www.jinkosolar.com.
About Everybody Solar
Everybody Solar is a 501(c)(3) community based organization in San Francisco, CA. They work to protect the environment and strengthen U.S. communities through solar energy projects. By providing solar power to local charities, they help these organizations reduce electricity costs and direct their limited resources to the communities they serve. Everybody Solar is a charitable organization and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the public to perform its mission. Visit them online at www.everybodysolar.org, like them at www.facebook.com/everybodysolar, or tweet at them at www.twitter.com/everybodysolar.