Thornhill, ON – December 5th, 2011– Lumin Solar Inc., a manufacturer of high quality, high efficiency solar photovoltaic modules announced today it has shipped Ontario’s first certified LDK photovoltaic (PV) modules from its manufacturing facility in Ontario to Osso Electric Supplies, Division of Sonepar Canada Inc.
Lumin Solar makes this announcement after receiving plant certification from LDK Solar on November 23rd, 2011 and upon signing an agreement with LDK Solar to manufacture Ontario domestic content compliant LDK monocrystalline PV panels.
“We are very excited about the LDK relationship and recent module shipments to our valued partner Osso Electric Supplies. We look forward to an exciting 2012 and to strengthening our commitment to the Ontario market and abroad.” said Brian Read, CEO Lumin Solar Inc.
“Osso Electric Supplies is very pleased to be partners with Lumin Solar and LDK Solar. This solar partnership will allow us to compete, ensure product availability and bankability going forward. It is refreshing to deal with manufacturers who understand the value of the supply chain and are prepared to support distribution as this market grows rapidly” said Jim Wamsley, General Manager, Osso Electric Supplies, Division of Sonepar Canada Inc.
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 Osso Electric Supplies
Osso Electric Supplies, Division of Sonepar Canada is a full line electrical wholesale company servicing the Professional Electrical Trade in Southern Ontario. Osso Electric Supplies has provided hands on training to over 300 electrical contractors in the past 18 months and have supplied their customers with hundreds of “MicroFit” and a number of “FIT” materials primarily focusing on projects 500KW and below. Osso Electric Supplies offers full solar design / layout and supplies modules, racking, inverters and balance of system components.
For more information, please contact:
Christine Purcell, Marketing Manager
905.731.4764 ext. 300