Hanwha SolarOne's CSO And Board Member Leaves The Company

          Hanwha SolarOne's CSO And Board Member Leaves The Company

PR Newswire

SHANGHAI, Aug. 2, 2013

SHANGHAI, Aug. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd. ("SolarOne"
or the "Company") (Nasdaq: HSOL), a vertically integrated manufacturer of
silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic ("PV") cells and modules in China,
today announced that DK KIM, Chief Strategy Officer and a board member of
Hanwha SolarOne, will resign from his positions effective August 1 and join
Hanwha Q CELLS, a sister company also owned by Hanwha Chemical and a part of
the growing network of solar entities under the Hanwha Group.

Mr. KIM played an integral role in developing Hanwha Group's strategy to
identify solar as an important growth engine for the business group and has
been instrumental in the management of Hanwha SolarOne since December 2011.

In his new role as Chief Strategy Officer at Hanwha Q CELLS in Germany, Mr.
KIM will focus on accelerating the further development of the company's
already strong technology position and global market leadership. He will also
focus on strengthening the company's presence in the important European
market, as well as accelerate development of the company's downstream
strategy.

About Hanwha SolarOne

Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: HSOL) is a vertically-integrated
manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers, PV cells and modules. Hanwha SolarOne
offers high-quality, reliable products and services at competitive prices.
Partnering with third-party distributors, OEM manufacturers, and systems
integrators, Hanwha SolarOne serves the utility, commercial, government, and
residential markets. The Company maintains a strong presence worldwide, with
employees located throughout Europe, North America and Asia, and embraces
environmental responsibility and sustainability, with an active role in the
voluntary photovoltaic recycling program. Hanwha Group, Hanwha SolarOne's
largest shareholder, is active in solar project development and financing, and
plans to produce polysilicon in the future. For more information, please
visit: http://www.hanwha-solarone.com.





SOURCE Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd.

Website: http://www.hanwha-solarone.com
Contact: Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd., Investor Contact:Paul Combs,V.P. Investor
Relations, Building 1, 18th Floor,1199 Minsheng Road, Shanghai, PRC 200135, P.
R. China, +86 21 3852 1533, +86 138 1612 2768, paul.combs@hanwha-solarone.com