JA Solar Commences 2 MW Shipment to the Largest Ground Mount PV Plant in North Africa

SHANGHAI, China, March 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — 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 it has commenced delivery of 2 MW of solar modules to Jet Energy International for a solar power plant located in Kenitra, Morocco.

Expected to be the largest ground mount photovoltaic power plant in North Africa when completed in the first quarter of 2013, the 2 MW project will be equipped with 7,150 pieces of JA polycrystalline modules and is estimated to generate more than 3.5 million kWh of electricity per year. Electricity generated by the power plant will on average offset more than 2,100 metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions annually. Jet Energy International, a Morocco-based affiliate of JetAlu Morocco, is the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) service provider for the project.

JA Solar Commences 2 MW Shipment to the Largest Ground Mount PV Plant in North Africa