QSolar Commences Volume Production of Its New, Proprietary, In-

 
FSC / Press Release 
QSolar Commences Volume Production of Its New, Proprietary, In-house
Manufactured UltraLight Substrate and Filing of One New Patent Application 
Calgary, Alberta CANADA, January 08, 2013 /FSC/ - QSolar Limited (QSL -
CNSX),("QSolar" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that, having
completed the development of a new substrate, for use in its QLiteX solar panel
manufacturing process, it has now commenced full scale manufacturing in its
Shanghai manufacturing facilities integrating and utilizing the new ultra-light
substrate. In conjunction with this development, QSolar has filed a new patent
application. 
The Corporation has commenced manufacturing of the new substrate and shipped its
newer version of QLiteX to customers. This development will assist the
Corporation in further controlling its product costs, improve quality control,
have fully integrated manufacturing of the full production cycle, and have much
greater flexibility in the design and introduction of new products. 
QSolar continues to do in-house research and provide ongoing development to
constantly improve its suite of products. Conventional solar panel
manufacturing, unlike QSolar, uses glass as a substrate and encapsulates the
solar cells using EVA and TPT film in capital intense and power hungry
laminators. The lamination process and materials has not changed significantly
in this sector for many years. QSolar products feature the following advantages
to glass lamination manufacturing: 
1. QLiteX solar panels are nearly half the weight of conventional solar panels; 
2. QLiteX solar panels are non-metalic frameless design which does trap dust,
particles and is not susceptible to corrosion and pitting in contrast to
conventional solar panels; 
3. QLiteX being nearly unbreakable in contrast to conventional solar panels
utilizing glass which is susceptible to breakage on minor impact or weight load; 
4. The new ultra-light QSolar substrate incorporates air cooling ducts enhancing
efficiency in contrast to glass panels; 
5. The new QSolar substrate can be of virtually any size and any thickness or
color. 
With the new QSolar substrate, QSolar will continue to offer embedded solutions
that are of lighter weight and greater strength and that, can be colored and
custom shaped if required, providing greater flexibility in the module design.
In addition, other substrates are being tested and can be potentially embedded
utilizing our Spraytech(r) technology. 
The Corporation's patent portfolio now consists of fourteen patents and patents
pending including previously filed patents which include three for our
Spraytek(r) solar module manufacturing process, two patents for our Kruciwatt(r)
wafer manufacturing process, one patent for the ESS embedded spraying
technology, one patent for the low loss solar panel design, one patent for
QLiteX and one patent for a solar powered waste processing plant. 
The Corporation intends to continue to enhance its value and conduct ongoing
research and development based on available budgeted financial resources with
the aim of improving the existing processes and technologies and introducing new
products and applications to position QSolar at the forefront of solar
technology. QSolar continues to provide products for potential new markets that
cannot be addresses with conventional solar panels. 
QSolar trades under the symbol QSL on the Canadian National Stock Exchange
("CNSX"). 
About QSolar Limited 
QSolar Limited and its wholly-owned subsidiary, QSolar Ltd., and its
wholly-owned subsidiary, QSolar (Shanghai) Photovoltaic Technology Co. Ltd.,
develop patented and proprietary solar related processes and technologies, and
manufacturing and sell proprietary solar products. The Corporation currently
manufactures solar photovoltaic (PV) panels in its new manufacturing facilities
in Shanghai, China and in a contracted manufacturing facility in Shenzhen, China
using its proprietary patent pending Spraytek(r), Kruciwatt(r) and ESS process
and its own QLite designs. QSolar products were initially introduced by QSolar
in July 2010 and have attracted significant interest, orders and letters of
intent from European and U.S. markets generated by its sales office
representatives. QSolar Spraytek(r) panels offer several advantages over
competing products as they have significantly lower losses in hot climates due
to their design, offer superior solar cell encapsulation for better protection,
significant weight savings over existing competitors PV modules, longer life and
cost less than equivalent solar products, and are now offered in various sizes
and colors. In addition, QSolar offers solar panels with positive tolerance
which means that the customer will get a guaranteed output which can be up to 5%
more than the actual specifications. 
Additional information on the operations or financial results of QSolar Limited
are included in reports on file with applicable securities regulatory
authorities and may be accessed through the CNSX website (www.cnsx.ca) and Sedar
website (www.sedar.com) under the profile for QSolar. 
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: 
Andreas Tapakoudes, Chief Executive Officer
QSolar Limited
Telephone:  011-44-7534-711-503
email:  andreas@QSolar-Limited.com 
Preston J. Maddin, CFO
QSolar Limited
Telephone:  403-617-0000
email:  cfo@qsolar-limited.com 
The CNSX has neither approved nor disapproved the contents of this press
release. The CNSX does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of
this release. 
Forward-Looking Statements 
This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of
the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  All statements included
in this report and the documents that we incorporate by reference, are
forward-looking statements and can generally be identified by words such as
"will," "allow," "outlook," or the negative of these terms, and other comparable
terminology. 
Various risks and other factors could cause actual results, and actual events
that occur, to differ materially from those contemplated by the forward looking
statements, such as whether QSolar Limited is able to meet price, performance,
quality and delivery requirements.  Although QSolar believes that the
expectations represented by any forward-looking statements and forward-looking
information contained herein are reasonable based on the information available
to them on the date of this document, management cannot assure investors that
actual results, performance or achievements will be consistent with these
forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. QSolar undertakes no
obligation to update the information in this press release to reflect events or
circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of anticipated
or unanticipated events. 
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