Yingli Green Energy, known as Yingli Solar, was recognized by Fuji Electric Co., Ltd. (Fuji Electric) as one of its best suppliers of 2014 due because of its solar PV modules that are helpful to reducing costs.
Out of 6,000 suppliers comprehensively evaluated by Fuji Electric, Yingli was one of only eight companies to be recognized with an award during Fuji Electric's third annual supplier conference, which took place in Tokyo on July 17th, 2014. Yingli is also the first Fuji Electric supplier headquartered outside of Japan to be honored since Fuji's supplier awards program was first established three years ago.
"The Japanese solar energy market is now booming thanks to a national feed-in-tariff for renewable energy, and we at Fuji Electric appreciate Yingli Green Energy's efforts to realize cost reductions in their high performance solar PV modules,” commented a Fuji Electric spokesperson. “Yingli contributed greatly to increasing Fuji Electric's sales for our Solar Energy Generation System business, and its high value solar PV products are helping Japanese consumers reduce their electricity costs while making a positive impact on the environment."
"We are honored to be recognized as one of Fuji Electric's best suppliers of 2014, which demonstrates our companies' shared commitment to our strong, mutually beneficial partnership,” said Mr. Liansheng Miao, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Yingli Green Energy. “Our goal is to continue delivering the high quality solar panels and excellent service that distinguish Yingli as an excellent supplier."