SHANGHAI, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (JKS), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that it has supplied 42 MW of solar modules to Asunim Yenilenebilir Enerji Teknolojileri Ins. Muh. San. Tic. Ltd. ("Asunim"), for use in two PV power plants implemented by Asunim in Izmir Province, southwest Turkey.
Asunim has started construction of the 20 MW and 22 MW plants with preliminary ministry acceptance. Featuring high irradiation values and stable grid conditions, the two main sites combined will generate around 56 GWh/year upon grid connection scheduled for summer 2017, avoiding around 40,000 tons of CO2 emissions annually. JinkoSolar delivered high-efficiency PID free solar modules to the two solar plants.
Umut Gurbuz, managing partner for Asunim Turkey, underlined: "Our excellent five year track record as EPC and Developer in Turkey shows that we are able to deliver high quality systems within budget and contractual deadlines. We are very proud of having been contracted for these two large projects and will install and maintain these systems in accordance with Turkish law and best industry standards. These systems contribute to consolidate and increase Asunim's considerable references for large scale PV systems."
Frank Niendorf, General Manager of JinkoSolar Europe, comments: "This is another successful project, which we highly appreciate to realize with our reliable partner Asunim and it is one of the biggest projects in Turkey. Asunim is recognized by big investors for their excellent quality standards, which fits perfectly to JinkoSolar's philosophy to offer best-in-class efficiency modules at a competitive value."
About JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd.
JinkoSolar (JKS) is a global leader in the solar industry. JinkoSolar distributes its solar products and sells its solutions and services to a diversified international utility, commercial and residential customer base in China, the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, Chile, South Africa, India, Mexico, Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, and other countries and regions. JinkoSolar has built a vertically integrated solar product value chain, with an integrated annual capacity of 5.0GW for silicon ingots and wafers, 4.0GW for solar cells, and 6.5 GW for solar modules, as of December 31, 2016.
JinkoSolar has over 15,000 employees across its 6 productions facilities in Jiangxi, Zhejiang and Xinjiang Provinces, China, Malaysia, Portugal and South Africa, and 15 overseas subsidiaries across Japan (2), Singapore, India, Turkey, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Australia and South Africa. JinkoSolar has 18 global sales offices across China (2), United Kingdom, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Egypt, Morocco, Ghana, Kenya, Costa Rica, Colombia, Brazil and Mexico.
To find out more, please see: www.jinkosolar.com
About Asunim Yenilenebilir Enerji Teknolojileri Ins. Muh. San. Tic. Ltd:
Asunim is based in Ankara, Turkey and operates as a consultant, project developer and EPC company with focus on project legalization, engineering, component supply, the execution of photovoltaic power plants and operation and maintenance in the Turkish market and greater region. It belongs to the Asunim group with current further subsidiaries in Portugal and the United Kingdom and further business in Egypt, Chile and Spain accumulating a current track record of 650MW.
To find out more, please see: www.asunim.com.tr
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