Osso Electric recipient of first certified LDK Solar modules from Lumin Solar
By Anthony Capkun
December 7, 2011 – Lumin Solar Inc., a manufacturer of solar photovoltaic modules, has shipped Ontario’s first certified LDK photovoltaic (PV) modules from its manufacturing facility in Ontario to Osso Electric Supplies (a division of Sonepar Canada Inc.).
“We are very excited about the LDK relationship and recent module shipments to our valued partner, Osso Electric Supplies,” said Brian Read, CEO Lumin Solar Inc. “We look forward to an exciting 2012 and to strengthening our commitment to the Ontario market and abroad.”
Lumin made this announcement after receiving plant certification from LDK Solar, and upon signing an agreement with LDK Solar to manufacture Ontario domestic content-compliant LDK monocrystalline PV panels.
“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,” said Jim Wamsley, general manager, Osso Electric Supplies. “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.”