Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL), a global supplier of photovoltaic modules, solutions, and services, today announced that it supplied 28.5MW of PV modules to sPower (Sustainable Power Group), a leading renewable energy provider, and Camborne Capital, a prominent UK solar developer.
A total of 105,560 of Trina Solar’s 270W monocrystalline DC05A.08 Honey M silicon solar PV modules will be used on Camborne and sPower project sites in the UK. The panels will be installed over the coming months to ensure the facilities are energized and accredited to meet the March 31, 2015 1.4 Renewable Obligation Certificates (ROC) deadline.
“We are pleased that our superior products and services have led to our selection by Camborne Capital and sPower,” commented Ben Hill, president for Trina Solar inEurope and Africa. “Our financial strength and industry leading sustainability credentials are always critical elements in such long-term investment decisions. We very much look forward to our continued partnership with sPower and Camborne Capital.”
Ryan Creamer, CEO of sPower, added: “Contracting with Trina Solar to supply their high-efficiency PV modules fits strategically with sPower’s focus on solutions that are both environmentally and economically responsible.”
“This is a significant milestone for Camborne and sPower as we move to the construction phase of the first nearly 30MW of projects,” said Declan Mackle, CEO ofCamborne. “After evaluating several PV module suppliers, we decided to work with Trina Solar because of the company’s quality product, proven track records in solar projects and its commitment to client service. We look forward to continuing our partnership with the Trina Solar team as we further maximise opportunities in the UK solar industry before the ROC deadline.”
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This post was prepared by Solar Thermal Magazine staff.