Yingli Green Energy Supplies 24 MW of Solar Modules to the Caribbean's Largest Solar Project

Yingli Green Energy Supplies 24 MW of Solar Modules to the Caribbean's Largest
                                Solar Project

PR Newswire

BAODING, China and SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 3, 2012

BAODING,ChinaandSAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 3, 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"), supplied 24 MW of solar PV modules
to the largest solar project in the Caribbean. The recently-commissioned plant
is located on 138 acres of land in Guayama, Puerto Rico.

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Approximately 110,000 YGE 60 Cell Series modules are currently in operation at
the utility-scale project, which generates enough electricity to power 6,000
homes. All electricity generated is being sold to the Puerto Rico Electric
Power Authority (PREPA) under a 20-year power purchase agreement.

"We're pleased to be able to support realization of the first utility-scale
project in Puerto Rico," Mr. Robert Petrina, Yingli Americas' Managing
Director, said. "Yingli continues to be well-positioned in the emerging
Caribbean market, which is predicted to grow exponentially within the next
five years."

Mr. Liansheng Miao, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Yingli Green
Energy, said, "We're continuously growing our presence in the utility market,
and are proud to help new markets like the Caribbean diversify their power mix
and take advantage of the increased affordability of solar energy."

AboutYingli 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.

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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 Europe
Yingli Green Energy Europe GmbH
Tel: +49-89-540-303-412
Email:rebecca.jarschel@ygee.eu

SOURCE Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited

Website: http://www.yinglisolar.com
 
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