June 25, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer in the world, known as "
," today announced that the Company was ranked the strongest solar PV module brand in 2013 in the
PV Module Customer
Insight Survey 2014
conducted by IHS, a leading market research company.
According to IHS, over 200 respondents from
the United States
, the U.K.,
, and other countries were asked on certain aspects influencing their purchase decisions when selecting a PV module. Module reliability and quality were rated first and second priorities respectively, with affordable pricing coming in third. Among 75 brands mentioned in the study,
"We are delighted to be ranked as the strongest solar PV module brand in 2013. The results arise from our continuous focus on technological leadership and ongoing efforts to reduce the overall cost of solar PV. As a global PV industry leader, we will continue to serve more customers around the world with superb product quality and convenient after-sales services by committing to our long-term mission to make solar PV accessible and affordable for every household," said Mr.
, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Yingli Green Energy.
About Yingli Green Energy
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), known as "
," is the world's largest photovoltaic module manufacturer in terms of production capacity and shipments. Yingli Green Energy's manufacturing covers the photovoltaic value chain from ingot casting and wafering through solar cell production and module assembly. Headquartered in Baoding,
, Yingli Green Energy has more than 30 regional subsidiaries and branch offices and has distributed more than 9,000 MW PV modules to customers worldwide. For more information, please visit
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