CHANGZHOU, CHINA: Trina Solar Ltd, a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) products from the production of ingots, wafers and cells to the assembly of PV modules, announced that its subsidiary, Changzhou Trina Solar Energy Co. Ltd has established a strategic partnership with Grenzone Pte Ltd, a system integrator, to supply its modules for PV projects in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. Initial shipments commenced in March 2010.
Grenzone has been awarded the contract to design and build a 2.2 MW turnkey PV power plant in the northeast region of Thailand. Trina Solar is expected to supply approximately 9,600 high quality PV modules to Grenzone for the project which is expected to go online in August 2010.
"We are excited to team up with Grenzone, a well established PV system integrator in Southeast Asia, with a proven track record and wide expertise in renewable energy and energy efficient solutions," said Ku Jun Heong, Director of Sales and Marketing (Asia Pacific) at Trina Solar.
"This strategic relationship will further enhance Trina Solar's brand recognition in Asia as well as promoting the Company's high quality solar products in emerging growth markets like Singapore and Thailand."
"We are pleased to work with leading industry partners like Trina Solar to deliver renewable energy solutions to our valued partners to meet with increasing demand in this region," said Teo Kian Lip, Operation & Project Director. "This is in line with Grenzone's focus on optimizing the life-cycle solution costs and total system performance using Trina Solar's best in class modules."