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• Photovoltaic power plants with a peak output of around 600 kilowatts• "Solar Pioneer Award" for two projectsSulzemoos 18 June 2009 / Phoenix Solar Pte Ltd in Singapore, a subsidiary of TecDAX listed Phoenix Solar AG, has during the last few months acquired a number of significant solar projects with a peak output totalling 600 kilowatts.{pagebreak}A photovoltaic power plant with a peak output of 300 kilowatts is currently being built on a factory building in Singapore. Construc-tion work on the power plant began in May 2009 using poly-crystalline solar modules from REC and inverters from SMA. The expected annual energy yield of the photovoltaic plant comes to around 330,000 kilowatt hours. The completion of what will be Singapore's largest photovoltaic plant has been scheduled for September 2009.Phoenix Solar Pte Ltd's second project, the largest building-integrated thin-film photovoltaic power plant in Singapore, erected on the Tampines Grande building, was completed in May 2009. The turnkey photovoltaic power plant, planned and built by Phoenix Solar Pte Ltd, comprises a façade-integrated array built with modules from Schott Solar and a roof-mounted system with modules from Suntech, together totalling a peak output of 107 kilowatts. The power plant generates electricity for the multi-level car park of the energy-efficient office building. The annual energy yield has been estimated at approximately 120,000 kilowatt hours. The owner

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Hamburg, Germany, 12 June 2009. As part of their "175 Years of Rickmers in Shipping" anniversary, Hamburg shipowners and businessmen Bertram and Erck Rickmers have donated one million euros to the World Future Council (WFC). "On the occasion of the family's 175th anniversary we would like to pay tribute to the past and at the same to make a contribution to the future," the brothers explained.{pagebreak}"Consistent support of sustainable thinking and acting for the benefit of future generations is only possible at a global level. This is why we want to support the international work of the Hamburg-based World Future Council," the Rickmers brothers added, detailing their reason for supporting the WFC. The cheque was presented to WFC founder and board chairman Jakob von Uexküll.Uexküll thanked them sincerely for their support. "The WFC," he stated, "fills a gap among international organisations by conducting research into forward-looking solutions and supporting their implementation directly all over the world." The handover of the cheque took place during the Senate reception held in honour of brothers Bertram and Erck Rickmers in the large banquet room of Hamburg's town hall. Addressing 450 international guests, Ole von Beust, Mayor of the Free and Hanseatic City of

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Phoenix Solar AG to build photovoltaic power plants with a peak output ofmore than ten megawatts in the District of Furstenfeldbruck• Sparkasse Furstenfeldbruck to finance two solar parks for the first time • Major German bank to finance the third solar power plant{pagebreak}Sulzemoos 26 May 2009 / In the past few weeks, Phoenix Solar AG (ISIN DE000A0BVU93), a leading photovoltaic system integrator listed on the TecDAX, started construction work on three photovoltaic power plants in Turkenfeld, Hohenzell and Malching, all located in the District of Furstenfeldbruck. The financing of the first two power plants has been secured through Sparkasse Fürstenfeldbruck, and the solar plant in Malching will be financed by a major German bank.Upon its completion in June 2009, the Turkenfeld power plant, with a peak output of more than three megawatts (MWp), will supply around 900 households with environmentally compatible electricity. The Malching power plant with 4.7 MWp will supply more than 1,300 households and the ground-mounted power plant in Hohenzell with 2.7 MWp around 750 households. With these three solar parks the District of Fürstenfeldbruck will have come a good bit closer to achieving its goal of generating 100 percent of its energy supply from renewable energy sources by 2030.Investors of the Turkenfeld and Hohenzell power plants are Solarpark Turkenfeld GmbH & Co. KG and

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* Five generations in shipping - a family's history* Chronicle "175 Years Rickmers" to be published by Hoffmann und Campe * Top-level symposium on the global crisis at the Hotel Atlantic in Hamburg* Senate reception and celebration with international guests{pagebreak}Hamburg 9 June 2009. Their family has been involved in shipping for 175 years. They are the fifth generation and today run two independent groups of companies: Bertram and Erck Rickmers, entrepreneurs and ship owners from Hamburg, will be celebrating the 175th anniversary of the Rickmers family in shipping on 12th June 2009.The festivities will be under the heading: "One family - two companies". The day will start with a symposium, where distinguished professors from international universities will examine ways to overcome the global crisis. In the evening, the mayor of Hamburg Ole von Beust will host a reception for the Rickmers brothers and their anniversary guests in the banquet hall at Hamburg's City Hall after which more than 50 family members and 400 invited guests will celebrate the special day at the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce. To mark the occasion, Hoffmann und Campe will publish a chronicle on the Rickmers family. Also to mark the occasion of the foundation

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• Cooperation agreement extended to include the years 2010 and 2011• Plans for photovoltaic projects with a volume of around EUR 100 millionSulzemoos 04.06.2009 / Phoenix Solar Energy Investments AG, a wholly owned subsidiary of Phoenix Solar AG (ISIN DE000A0BVU93), a leading photovoltaic system integrator listed on the TecDAX,{pagebreak} signed a cooperation agreement for another two years with Trier-based Bürgerservice GmbH on 28 May 2009 at the Intersolar trade fair in Munich. The contractual content is the project development of photovoltaic power plants with a volume totalling some EUR 100 million in the years 2010 and 2011.Burgerservice's task in this cooperation is to develop large photovoltaic projects initially in Germany, with the focus on Trier and its environs, and in France. The projects, developed through to the construction commencement stage, are to be offered exclusively to Phoenix Solar. Upon successful acceptance, Phoenix Solar will offer the solar parks to financial investors and build them in its capacity as general contractor. Once they have been commissioned, Phoenix Solar will take over the operation and remote monitoring of the plants for the buyer. Bürgerservice will be responsible for site maintenance and local technical support.Phoenix Solar and Burgerservice have already successfully completed a number of projects. In February 2008, the two contractual partners signed their first cooperation agreement on the project development of

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Even heavy-duty wind generation equipment needs protection from the elements. Ensuring turbine blades remain in top shape during storage and in transit, international premium shrinkwrap supplier Dr. Shrink introduces the revolutionary Wind Bag.{pagebreak}A blade enclosure system, the company's thick 10 mil shrinkwrap is used to make covers for wind turbine blades, protecting them from weather damage. Available up to 60 meters in length, the Wind Bag is easy to install and apply. Covers to protect blade ends against water and mold damage are also available.Dr. Shrink's thick mil shrinkwrap is constructed from 100% virgin resin and contains maximum UV inhibitors for long-term storage. Unlike tarps, this premium shrinkwrap will not move or chafe surfaces.Dr. Shrink is a full-service, full-circle supplier of premium shrinkwrap and accessories including, vapor corrosion intercept plastic and capsules to prevent corrosion, vents to eliminate mold and mildew and zipper access doors to provide easy access to a covered asset. Environmentally-responsible, the company offers the REBAG® system, a shrinkwrap recycling program available in the US and Canada.Contact Dr. Shrink, 315 Washington St., Manistee, MI 49660 USA. +1-231-723-2685; Fax: +1-231-723-9586. drshrink@dr-shrink.com; www.dr-shrink.com. If you have questions about this press release

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Trina Solar, a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic products from the production of ingots, wafers and cells to the assembly of PV modules, today announced the planned establishment of a warehouse operation in The Port of Oakland, California.The warehouse is strategically located in California, which in 2008 had a total of 530MW of the estimated 800MW of grid tied PV capacity(1) in the United States.{pagebreak}With planned service to begin in June of 2009, the warehouse is expected to strengthen Trina Solar's distribution network in North America by allowing us to respond more swiftly to customer delivery requests."We are pleased to announce the establishment of our first warehouse in North America, which will help to accommodate the growing demand for our products, pursue new relationships and better serve our customers," said Arturo Herrero, Trina Solar's Vice President of Sales & Marketing. "In addition, we view the outlook for PV installations in the United States as positive given the national promotion of a green economy to secure energy independence and create green jobs."(1) Solar Energy Industries Association, 'US Solar Industry Year in Review 2008'About Trina Solar LimitedTrina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL - News), through its wholly-owned subsidiary Changzhou Trina Solar Energy

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• Sparkasse Furstenfeldbruck to finance two solar parks for the firsttime • Major German bank to finance the third solar power plantSulzemoos 26 May 2009 / In the past few weeks, Phoenix Solar AG (ISINDE000A0BVU93), a leading photovoltaic system integrator listed on the TecDAX, started construction work on three photovoltaic power plants in Türkenfeld, Hohenzell and Malching, all located in the District of Fürstenfeldbruck. The financing of the first two power plants has been secured through Sparkasse Fürstenfeldbruck, and the solar plant in Malching will be financed by a major German bank.Upon its completion in June 2009, the Turkenfeld power plant, with a peak output of more than three megawatts (MWp), will supply around 900 households with environmentally compatible electricity. The Malching power plant with 4.7 MWp will supply more than 1,300 households and the ground-mounted power plant in Hohenzell with 2.7 MWp around 750 households. With these three solar parks the District of Fürstenfeldbruck will have come a good bit closer to achieving its goal of generating 100 percent of its energy supply from renewable energy sources by 2030.Investors of the Türkenfeld and Hohenzell power plants are Solarpark Türkenfeld GmbH & Co. KG and Solarpark Hohenzell GmbH & Co. KG respectively.They are made up of a group of private investors for whom Phoenix Solar had already

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What's happening:BWEA UK Wind Week 2009: 13 - 21st June 2009.The UK's biggest celebration of wind energy takes place over 9 days this June, with over 20 wind farms and supporters opening their doors across the country.{pagebreak}UK Wind Week will be promoting the benefits and opportunities offered by wind energy in terms of sustainability, economic prosperity and energy security.* The UK is the windiest country in Europe - we could power our country several times over using this free fuel. A modern 2.5MW turbine at a reasonable site will generate 6.5 million unites of electricity each year, enough to meet the annual needs of over 1,400 households, make 230 million cups of tea or run a computer for 2,250 years.* Wind energy is the fastest growing source of electricity in the world.* 80% per cent of people in the UK are in support of wind energy, according to official Government surveys~* Together, wind, wave and tidal can supply over 30% of the UK's electricity by 2020, resulting in £70 billion of investment.* The wind, wave and tidal sectors are set to create 60,000 direct jobs in the next decade, up from 5,000 today, providing a major contribution to the EU's

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• Booming renewable energy systems market needs clean, reliable energy storage• Smart VHT Module offers plug-and-play installation and maintenance-free operation in applications including signage, remote monitoring and navigation.{pagebreak}Paris, May 28, 2009 – Saft, the world specialist in the design and manufacture of high-tech industrial batteries, now offers a range of Nickel–Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) rechargeable battery modules specifically designed to meet the needs of off-grid photovoltaic (PV) and wind energy systems. The Smart VHT Module range offers better performance, lower total cost of ownership (TCO), improved integration and better environmental profile than traditional batteries.Stand-alone renewable energy sources are increasingly popular in applications ranging from street lighting and signage, water supply and irrigation, weather stations and environmental sensors, wireless local area networks and navigation aids. These applications benefit from reliable, maintenance-free and long-life energy storage. However, renewable energy storage in highly distributed, often remote locations in uncontrolled environments is characterized by a high number of shallow cycles, with erratic charge current and time, often under extremes of temperature. Today’s lead-acid storage batteries do not cope well in these conditions, and suffer from limited life, poor reliability and even sudden death – leading to high maintenance and replacement costs.Despite its higher initial cost,

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