Lumin Solar signs agreement with LDK Solar Co. Ltd.

Lumin Solar Inc., a manufacturer of high quality, high efficiency solar photovoltaic modules announced today that it has signed an agreement with LDK Solar Co. Ltd. to manufacture Ontario domestic content compliant, LDK monocrystalline PV panels from their Thornhill, ON facility.

Thornhill, ON – December 1st, 2011-- Lumin Solar Inc., a manufacturer of high quality, high efficiency solar photovoltaic modules announced today that it has signed an agreement with LDK Solar Co. Ltd. to manufacture Ontario domestic content compliant, LDK monocrystalline PV panels from their Thornhill, ON facility.


"We are very excited to have reached this prolific milestone. Partnering with one the world's largest and well-known solar cell and module manufacturers will result in the means for Lumin Solar to deliver Ontario made panels with the quality, capacity, expertise, and warranty of LDK Solar.

On a personal level, I am very proud of the staff at Lumin for successfully passing the strict quality control processes and testing dictated by LDK Solar. This achievement has positioned Lumin and LDK to become a dominant force in supplying the Ontario market with quality solar panels on a large scale for many years down the road."
Brian Read, CEO Lumin Solar

About Lumin Solar

Lumin Solar, a Canadian owned premier manufacturer of high quality, high efficiency photovoltaic (PV) modules, focus on producing solar panels which meet the Ontario FIT Domestic Content requirements.

Located in Thornhill, ON, the production facility is capable of producing ultra-efficient panels that provide high quality solar solutions for use in both on-grid and off-grid applications. Having amassed over 30 years experience in manufacturing, Lumin Solar's focus is on being the best in its class, emphasizing quality and customer service while helping bring a greener vision to Ontario.

About LDK Solar

LDK has developed into one of the largest high-tech photovoltaic enterprises with integrated R&D, production of mono/poly-silicon chemical wafers, cells and modules, as well as PV project engineering. LDK Solar currently has manufacturing facilities in Xinyu, Nanchang, Suzhou and Hefei, and has over 20,000 employees worldwide.

In July 2005, LDK was registered in Xinyu, Jiangxi Province and began production in April 2006. On July 1st 2007, LDK successfully listed on the NYSE, the first company of Jiangxi, China to do so. It fulfilled the largest IPO of the renewable energy industry and largest single IPO in China.

In 2008, revenue had exceeded 12 billion Yuan, and LDK had become the youngest top 500 enterprises in China and the seventh top enterprise of Jiangxi province whose revenue had exceeded 10 billion Yuan.

In 2009, PV capacity reached 1800MW with shipments surpassing 1000MW. LDK became the sole PV enterprise whose sales exceed 1000MW worldwide. As of the second quarter of 2010, wafer capacity increased to 2300 MW
LDK has established its own leading technology research institute, with a top research teams consisting of worldwide PV experts, with the most advanced equipment and instruments. In 2009, LDK had great achievements in the research and development field. The only national PV engineering center was established in LDK. The largest ingot G6 weight 800kg was taken out at LDK. With a record breaking number of patents, LDK continues to strive for its position as a global technology leader.

LDK Solar's target is to be a leading enterprise in the PV industry with key materials and products. The future of LDK is to be a world class PV leading enterprise with top brand reputation, top operation capacity, and top industrial development ability. LDK Solar's Canadian office is located in Burlington, Ontario.

To reach Lumin Solar you can call 905.731.4764 or email info@luminsolar.com

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