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 it will hold its 2011 annual general meeting (“AGM”) at 2:30 PM China Standard Time (“CST”) on November 19, 2012. The AGM will be held at 3399 North Chaoyang Avenue, Baoding 071051, People’s Republic of China. Shareholders registered in the register of members at the close of business on October 18, 2012 are entitled to receive notice of, and vote at, the AGM or at any adjournment that may take place. Beneficial owners of the Company’s American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”) who wish to exercise their voting rights for the underlying ordinary shares must act through the depositary of the Company’s ADS program, JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.
The notice of AGM, the Proxy Card, the Proxy Statement and a copy of the Company’s 2011 Annual Report are available on the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website at www.yinglisolar.com.