SHANGHAI, July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company"), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that it supplied 30 MW ac of PV modules for 2 solar projects in Virginia to Hecate Energy, a leading developer, owner, and operator of power plants in North America and abroad.
JinkoSolar's high-efficiency modules are powering the 10 MW ac Clarke County project located in Double Tollgate, VA. Connected in June, this project, is the first of two phases, with another 10 MW ac scheduled for 2019. JinkoSolar will also be supplying 20 MW ac for the Cherrydale project currently under construction. Located on Virginia'sEastern Shore, this project marks the first utility-scale solar farm built in Northampton County, VA.
"JinkoSolar is pleased to be working with Hecate Energy on the two notable projects," said Nigel Cockroft, General Manager of JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc. "We are especially pleased to be a contributor to the recent growth of solar in the state of Virginia."
"Hecate Energy is pleased to use Jinko Solar modules on these projects and looks forward to continuing its relationship with Jinko on future projects," said Hecate's Vice President of Engineering, Philip Mooney.
About JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd.
JinkoSolar (NYSE: 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 5.0 GW for silicon ingots and wafers, 4.0 GW for solar cells, and 6.5 GW for solar modules, as of March 31, 2017.
JinkSolar has over 15,000 employees across its 8 production facilities in China (5), Malaysia, Portugal and South Africa, 15 oversea subsidiaries in Japan (2), Singapore, India, Turkey, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Australia and South Africa, and 18 global sales offices in 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 Hecate Energy
Hecate Energy is a leading developer, owner and operator of power plants in North America and internationally. Hecate Energy brings together business acumen, technical understanding and significant experience in the industry to develop world-class power projects. The company specializes in solar and wind power, natural gas plants and energy storage, unearthing creative approaches to structuring PPAs and financing power projects both in the United States and abroad. Hecate Energy believes in collaborative, long-term partnerships with the communities, organizations and countries it serves. www.hecateenergy.com
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For investor and media inquiries, please contact:
Mr. Sebastian Liu
JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd.
Tel: +86 21-5183-3056
Mr. Christian Arnell
Tel: +86 10 5900 2940
In the U.S.:
Ms. Linda Bergkamp
Christensen, Scottsdale, Arizona
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