SHANGHAI – September 16, 2015 – JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar”), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc., has entered into an agreement with Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH), a global energy technology company, to create a new PV bundle for U.S. commercial & industrial customers.
The bundle, which consists of a JinkoSolar module and an Enphase® Microinverter System, will give clientsaccess to add on the Enphase 100% System Availability Guarantee O&M service program from Enphase Energy Services (EES).JinkoSolar is the first module manufacturer to receive 100% coverage through EES’ comprehensive O&M solution: customers are compensated for covered downtime of module or microinverter.The JinkoSolar-Enphase Commercial PV Bundle with EES is expected to maximize project revenue and protect customers’ investment through EES’ O&M services by providing higher system availability, reduced installation time, and easier system design.
“Enphase is dedicated to establishing unprecedented standards for the solar industry,” said Mr. Martin Rogers, Vice President, Global Service and Support at Enphase.“JinkoSolar’s proven record of product quality and reliability makes them an excellent partner for this O&M program, and we believe this solution will further validate solar as a solid financial investment.”
“JinkoSolar and Enphase both share a similar commitment to quality and service. We are excited to offer this joint solution to commercial & industrial customers seeking not only the best module, but also the best performing solar systems and the peace-of-mind that systems will continue to perform as promised for 25 years or longer,” said Mr. Nigel Cockroft, General Manager of JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc.
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 3 GW for silicon ingots and wafers, 2.5 GW for solar cells, and 4 GW for solar modules, as of June 30, 2015. JinkoSolar also sells electricity in China, and has connected approximately 725 MW of solar power projects to the grid, as of June 30, 2015.
JinkoSolar has over 15,000 employees across its 5 productions facilities in Jiangxi and Zhejiang Provinces, China, Malaysia, Portugal and South Africa, 13 global sales offices in China, Spain, the United Kingdom, the United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Morocco, Kenya, Ghana, Brazil, Costa Rica and Mexico and 11 oversea subsidiaries in Germany, Italy, Switzerland, the United States, Canada, Australia, Singapore, Japan, India, South Africa and Chile
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About Enphase Energy, Inc.
Enphase Energy, a global energy technology company, is leading the charge to bring smart, connected solar energy to every home, business and community. The company delivers simple, innovative and reliable energy management solutions that advance the worldwide potential of renewable energy. Enphase has shipped approximately 9 million microinverters, and over 340,000 Enphase residential and commercial systems have been deployed in more than 95 countries. Join Enphase on LinkedIn and Twitter and visit www.enphase.com for more information.
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