JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq:JASO) ("JA Solar" or the "Company"), one of the world's largest manufacturers of high-performance solar power products, today announced that it has signed a supply agreement with A Shade Greener ("ASG"), a UK-based PV installer and the largest installer of free solar panels to the residential market in the United Kingdom. Under the terms of the agreement, the Company will supply ASG with 47 MW of high-quality, high-efficiency crystalline solar modules. Shipments commenced this month.
"ASG's unique business model is driving real growth in the UK installation market and we're pleased to partner with them to support their development," said Dr. Peng Fang, CEO of JA Solar. "Our modules are ideally suited to the rooftop market, and the reputation we share with ASG for providing customers with high-quality, high-efficiency products makes us a perfect match. This is one of our largest sales agreements to date in the UK and we look forward to working with ASG to meet the energy needs of an ever greater number of UK customers."
"JA Solar's reputation for providing high-quality, high-efficiency products makes this an ideal partnership for us," said Stewart Davies, chairman of ASG. "We aim to provide our customers with unrivalled product quality and reliability, which is why it's so important that we select the right manufacturing partners to work with. We look forward to working with JA Solar to meet the demand for rooftop installations in the UK."
ASG currently carries out an average of 400 residential installations per week across the United Kingdom.