JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: JASO), one of the world's largest manufacturers of high-performance solar power products, announced that it will supply 38.6 MW of solar modules to Phoenix Solar Inc. for the Simon Solar Farm in Georgia, U.S.A.
Situated on 161 acres of land about 30 miles east of Atlanta, the 38.6 MW Simon Solar Farm will be the largest utility-scale solar power facility in the state of Georgia. Silicon Ranch Corporation is the project developer and Phoenix Solar is the engineering, procurement and construction services provider. As the exclusive module supplier, JA Solar will deliver 38.6 MW of solar modules to the project.
"We are very pleased to continue our fruitful collaboration with Phoenix Solar, one of the global leaders in solar project construction, management and development," said Mr. Baofang Jin, executive chairman and CEO of JA Solar. "The Simon Solar Farm is a fantastic example of the growing importance of solar power in Georgia and the U.S. By providing reliable and cost-effective solar products, we're confident that JA Solar will continue to grow our presence in the U.S. solar market."
Murray Cameron, CEO and president of U.S.-based Phoenix Solar, said, "JA Solar provides a compelling combination of high-quality and high-performance solar panels and we're pleased that they are the exclusive module supplier for this project. We look forward to further collaborations as we explore other opportunities in the U.S. market."
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