SHANGHAI, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a leading global PV solar power product manufacturer, today announced that Valencia Club de Futbol (V.C.F.) has signed an agreement with the Valencian Community and the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment to plant a new forest which will be named "Forest Foundation Valencia CF-Jinko Solar" ("Valencia-Jinko Forest").
The Valencia-Jinko Forest will be planted along the banks of the Turia River, and will aid in preserving the natural ecosystem and enhance local air quality. The Valencia-Jinko Forest will be open to the public and will provide space for recreation and outdoor activities.
"We are proud to have been recognized for our contribution to the development of green energy by the City of Valencia in the naming of this forest," stated Mr. Xiande Li, Chairman of JinkoSolar. " Carbon dioxide will be absorbed through the tree's photosynthesis in the forest, creating clean air and a healthy environment for the communities nearby."
About JinkoSolarJinkoSolar is a leading solar power product manufacturer with production operations in Jiangxi and Zhejiang Provinces in China and sales and marketing offices in Shanghai, China; Munich, Germany; Bologna, Italy; Montpellier, France; Zug, Switzerland; San Francisco, the United States; Queensland, Australia; Ontario, Canada and Singapore. JinkoSolar has built a vertically integrated solar product value chain with an integrated annual capacity of approximately 1.2 GW each for silicon wafers, solar PV cells and solar PV modules as of September 30, 2012. JinkoSolar distributes its photovoltaic products to a diversified customer base in the global PV market, including Germany, Italy, Belgium, Spain, the United States, France, Eastern Europe, China, India, Japan and other countries and regions. Safe Harbor Statement This press release contains forward-looking statements. These statements constitute "forward-looking" statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and as defined in the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates" and similar statements. Such statements involve certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. Further information regarding these and other risks is included in JinkoSolar's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including its annual report on Form 20-F. Except as required by law, the Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.