Canadian Solar has entered into a sales contract with Fire Energy Group, the system integrator providing project management and distribution services on a global scale. Under terms of the contract, shipments started in January, with Canadian Solar expected to supply 60MW of PV modules to Fire Energy in 2010.
Fire Energy Group will use its global reach to promote Canadian Solar’s PV products in Spain, Germany, Italy, the U.S., the Czech Republic, Morocco and China.
John Liu, Chairman and CEO of Fire Energy said, “This cooperation is an important step in meeting our customer needs. This agreement secures high-quality solar modules from Canadian Solar, one of the world’s most respected and proven producers. We view this as a win-win cooperation where we can grow together with our new partner. Our shared philosophy is to offer the best service and the best quality at a reasonable price.”
Shawn Qu, chairman and CEO of Canadian Solar, said, “We are pleased to work with Fire Energy Group, one of the largest PV system integrators in Europe. Canadian Solar’s global leadership, scale, cost leverage and proven quality record put us in the enviable position of being able to work with the best partners in each local market. In the case of Fire Energy, the contract calls for a 60MW purchase commitment, which we are confident we will deliver to Fire Energy based on their existing orders and customer growth indications.”