Trina Solar Announces Grid Connection for 23.8 MW PV Projects in UK

     Trina Solar Announces Grid Connection for 23.8 MW PV Projects in UK

PR Newswire

CHANGZHOU, China, April 17, 2014

CHANGZHOU, China, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:
TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic ("PV")
modules, solutions, and services, today announced two of its PV power plants
in the United Kingdom have successfully completed connection to the grid. The
company is an investor in and sole project developer for these projects, which
have a total capacity of 23.77 MW.

The two projects, which are located in Cornwall and Dorset, commenced
construction in December 2013 and were completed on schedule in March 2014.
The two projects were developed using Trina PC05A 255Wp modules and will
receive 1.6 Renewables Obligation Certificates (ROCs), equivalent to GBP
42.02per megawatt-hour (MWh). They are expected to generate 24,673MWh
electricity annually, reducing over 16,542 tons of carbon dioxide emissions.
The projects will be able to supply clean energy to approximately 7,477 local
homes each year.

"We are delighted to expand our downstream presence in the UK. We view the
country as a high-growth market for solar and for our company," said Mr. Jifan
Gao, Chairman and CEO of Trina Solar. "Along with the growth potential in the
UK market, Europe remains a major market for Trina Solar, both in terms of
modules and downstream projects. We will continue to build our project
pipeline in UK in the quarters ahead as we execute our global downstream
strategy."

About Trina Solar Limited

Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL) is a global leader in photovoltaic modules,
solutions, and services. Founded in 1997 as a PV system integrator, Trina
Solar today drives smart energy together with installers, distributors,
utilities, and developers worldwide. The company's industry-shaping position
is based on innovation excellence, superior product quality, vertically
integrated capabilities, and environmental stewardship. For more information,
please visit www.trinasolar.com.

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For further information, please contact:

                                       Brunswick Group

Trina Solar Limited                    Ilse Schache
Teresa Tan, CFO
Phone:+(86) 519-8517-6823 (Changzhou)  Phone: +(86) 21-6039-6388 (Shanghai)

                                       Email: trina@brunswickgroup.com
Yvonne Young
Head of Investor Relations
Phone: +(86) 519-8517-6878 (Changzhou)
Email: ir@trinasolar.com

SOURCE Trina Solar Limited

Website: http://www.trinasolar.com
 
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