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Solarfun's SF260 Polycrystalline Module Receives UL Certification, Joining Solarfun's Comprehensive Portfolio of UL-Certified Products
Friday, December 03, 2010
Solarfun's SF260 Polycrystalline Module Receives UL Certification, Joining Solarfun's Comprehensive Portfolio of UL-Certified Products05:18 EST Friday, December 03, 2010SHANGHAI, Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Solarfun" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SOLF), a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic ("PV") cells and modules in China, today announced that it has received Underwriters Laboratories Inc. ("UL") certification for its SF260 polycrystalline module.UL certifies that the SF260 polycrystalline module, along with the rest of Solarfun's UL-certified monocrystalline and polycrystalline module products, fully complies with all safety, environmental, and other performance requirements established by UL. Suited for both residential and commercial customers, Solarfun's SF260 modules offer a sleek, all-blue appearance, with the performance required by large power output applications.Bruce Ludemann, Vice President and General Manager of Solarfun, North America, commented, "The UL Certification of the SF260P module extends our North American offering. The larger model is well suited for ground-mounted and commercial rooftop applications, the two fastest growing solar segments in North America.""Achieving UL certification for the SF260 polycrystalline module and offering a full line of UL-certified modules is a notable accomplishment," added Dr. Mohan Narayanan, Vice President of Technology at Solarfun. "UL certification is essential to Solarfun's continuing expansion strategy in North America, ensuring that all our modules meet the stringent requirements of PV projects in the region. The certification further demonstrates Solarfun's commitment to providing our global customers with products that feature market-leading reliability, safety and performance."A list of Solarfun's existing UL-certified crystalline modules, include:SF080 monocrystallineSF080 polycrystallineSF120 monocrystallineSF120 polycrystallineSF160 monocrystallineSF160 polycrystallineSF190 monocrystallineSF190 polycrystallineSF220 monocrystallineSF220 polycrystallineSF260 monocrystallineSF260 polycrystallineBlack DiamondAbout Solarfun Solarfun Power Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: SOLF) is a leading manufacturer of solar PV cells and modules in China, focusing on delivering high quality and reliable products at competitive prices. Solarfun produces its monocrystalline and polycrystalline products at its internationally certified, vertically-integrated manufacturing facilities. Solarfun partners with third-party distributors, OEM manufacturers, and system integrators to sell its modules into large-scale utility, commercial and governmental, and residential/small commercial markets. Solarfun maintains a strong global presence with local staff throughout Europe, North America, and Asia. Solarfun embraces environmental responsibility and sustainability by taking an active role in the photovoltaic cycle voluntary recycling program. For more information, visit: www.solarfun-power.com. For further information, please contact:Investor Contact: Paul Combs V.P. Strategic Planning Building 1, 18th Floor 1199 Minsheng Road, Shanghai, PRC 200135 P. R. China Tel: 86-21-3852 1533 / Mobile: 86 138 1612 2768 E-mail: email@example.comChristensen Kathy Li Tel: +1 480 614 3036 E-mail: kli@ChristensenIR.com Tip Fleming Tel: + 852 9212 0684 E-mail: tfleming@ChristensenIR.comSOURCE Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd.For further information: Investors, Paul Combs, V.P. Strategic Planning of Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd., 86-21-3852 1533, mobile, 86 138 1612 2768, firstname.lastname@example.org; or Kathy Li, +1-480-614-3036, kli@ChristensenIR.com, or Tip Fleming, + 852 9212 0684, tfleming@ChristensenIR.com, both of Christensen, for Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd.