Yingli Green Energy Announces Largest Module Supply Contract in Company's History

  Yingli Green Energy Announces Largest Module Supply Contract in Company's
                                   History

200 MW of Yingli Solar PV Modules Selected by Fluor Corporation for LS Power's
Centinela Solar Energy Facility in Southern California

PR Newswire

BAODING, China and SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 27, 2012

BAODING,ChinaandSAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/--Yingli Green
Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the
"Company"), a leading solar energy company and one of the world's largest
vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturers, which markets its products
under the brand "Yingli Solar", today announced that its subsidiary, Yingli
Green Energy Americas ("Yingli Americas"), has entered into the Company's
largest project supply agreement to date. Yingli Americas was selected to
supply 200 MW-dc of utility-scale solar PV modules for the Centinela Solar
Energy Facility Project ("Centinela Project"), which is segmented in two
phases, each phase with a separate release notice, currently pending
notification for the second phase. The 170 megawatt-ac project, designed to be
one of the largest solar projects in the world, is situated on 1,600 acres
approximately 90 miles east of San Diego in Imperial County, California, and
is estimated to achieve commercial operation in the middle of 2014.

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Mr. Robert Petrina, Yingli Americas' Managing Director, explained, "The
expansion of the utility-scale market in the U.S. is instrumental in securing
our country's clean energy future. We are proud to be chosen for this
milestone project that demanded the highest levels of product and performance
guarantees. We are now working with several of the top utility companies in
the nation, and are cementing our reputation as the ideal module supplier for
large-scale projects."

"Yingli Americas has methodically established itself as the partner of choice
for utility-scale projects across the U.S. By establishing a superior process
to address both the commercial and technical hurdles such projects present, we
are extremely confident in our ability to execute such mega projects,"
commented Mathew Sachs, Yingli Americas' Director of Business Development.

Centinela Solar Energy, LLC, a member of the power generation and transmission
project developer, LS Power Group, recently awarded Fluor Corporation the
lump-sum engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract, as well as
the operations and maintenance service contract for the Centinela Project. The
power generated by the installation will be purchased by San Diego Gas and
Electric through 20-year power purchase agreements with Centinela Solar
Energy, LLC. The facility, which will generate enough electricity to power
more than 60,000 homes, is one of the first significant projects to feed into
the Sunrise Powerlink Transmission Line.

John King, Executive Vice President of LS Power, said, "We're pleased to work
with a module supplier that proves their commitment to reliability with
competitive warranty terms. We are confident in Fluor Corporation's selection
of Yingli Americas for this significant module supply deal."

Mr. Liansheng Miao, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Yingli Green
Energy, added, "We recognize that our announcement of the largest project in
Yingli's history comes during a challenging time in the global solar industry.
Our team remains dedicated to its core business, and we are honored to
continue delivering these remarkable results."

About Yingli Green Energy

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), which markets its
products under the brand "Yingli Solar", is a leading solar energy company and
one of the world's largest vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturers.
Yingli Green Energy's manufacturing covers the entire photovoltaic value
chain, from the production of polysilicon through ingot casting and wafering,
to solar cell production and module assembly. In August 2012, Yingli Green
Energy reached a balanced vertically integrated production capacity of 2,450
MW per year at its production facilities located in Baoding, Haikou, Tianjin
and Hengshui, respectively. Yingli Green Energy distributes its photovoltaic
modules to a wide range of markets, including Germany, Spain, Italy, Greece,
France, South Korea, China, Japan and the United States. Headquartered in
Baoding, China, Yingli Green Energy has more than 20 subsidiaries and branch
offices worldwide. Yingli Green Energy is publicly listed on the New York
Stock Exchange (NYSE: YGE). For more information, please visit
www.yinglisolar.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

This press release contains forward-looking statements. These statements
constitute "forward-looking" statementswithin the meaning of 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
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that involve known or unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, all of
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Energy's control, which may cause Yingli GreenEnergy's actual results,
performance or achievements to differ materially from those in the
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risks, uncertainties or factors is included in Yingli GreenEnergy's filings
with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Yingli Green Energy does not
undertake anyobligation to update any forward-looking statement as a result of
new information, future events orotherwise, exceptas required under applicable
law.

For further information, please contact:

InChina:

Qing Miao
Vice President of Corporate Communications
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited
Tel: +86 312 8929787
Email:ir@yinglisolar.com

In theAmericas:

Helena Kimball
Head of Marketing
Yingli Green Energy Americas
Tel: +1 603 5915812
Email:helena.kimball@yingliamericas.com

InEurope:

Rebecca Jarschel
Marketing Communications Manager
Yingli Green Energy Europe GmbH
Tel.: +4989540303412
Email:rebecca.jarschel@ygee.eu

SOURCE Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited

Website: http://www.yinglisolar.com
 
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