Trina Solar Announces ‘MeSolar’ Brand UMG-Silicon Based Product Line

CHANGZHOU, China, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ — Trina Solar
Limited (”Trina Solar” or the ”Company”), a leading integrated
manufacturer of photovoltaic products from the production of ingots, wafers
and cells to the assembly of PV modules, today announced the launch of the
brand name “MeSolar” for its newly in-house developed line of products based
on Upgraded Metallurgical Grade (“UMG”) silicon materials.

The product line is part of Trina Solar’s strategy to expand its product
portfolio in order to address customers’ increasing demand for lower cost
solar module systems. “We are pleased to introduce the brand name ‘MeSolar’
which represents our high quality and efficient modules using UMG silicon
materials, with advantageous prices for our customers,” stated Arturo Herrero,
Trina Solar’s Vice President of Sales & Marketing. “MeSolar” products undergo
a stringent production process as well as rigorous quality control checks as a
result of initial optimization and critical development stages during testing
along the entire value chain, starting from UMG silicon materials, wafers, and
cells, to modules, the final product.

Jifan Gao, Trina Solar’s Chairman and CEO, stated, “We expect that UMG
feedstock technology will continue to advance in the next year, which combine
with improved manufacturing efficiencies should provide significant and
sustainable cost advantages forward for added value to our customers.”

Trina Solar plans to launch production of “MeSolar”, employing its
existing, dedicated manufacturing lines, with sales and deliveries planned
throughout 2009. The UMG-based “MeSolar” modules have a 20-year warranty.

About Trina Solar Limited

Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) is a well recognized manufacturer of high
quality modules and has a long history as a solar PV pioneer since it was
founded in 1997 as a system installation company. Trina Solar is one of the
few PV manufacturers that has developed a vertically integrated business model
from the production of monocrystalline and multicrystalline ingots, wafers and
cells to the assembly of high quality modules. Trina Solar’s products provide
reliable and environmentally-friendly electric power for a growing variety of
end-user applications worldwide. For further information, please visit Trina
Solar’s website at .

Safe Harbor Statement

This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
of 1995. All statements other than statements of historical fact in this
announcement are forward-looking statements, including but not limited to,
Trina Solar’s ability to raise additional capital to finance its activities;
the effectiveness, profitability, and marketability of its products; the
future trading of the securities of the Company; the ability of the Company to
operate as a public company; the period of time for which its current
liquidity will enable the Company to fund its operations; the Company’s
ability to protect its proprietary information; general economic and business
conditions; the volatility of the Company’s operating results and financial
condition; the Company’s ability to attract or retain qualified senior
management personnel and research and development staff; and other risks
detailed in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and
uncertainties and are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates
and projections about the companies and the industry. The Company undertakes
no obligation to update forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent
occurring events or circumstances, or to changes in its expectations, except
as may be required by law. Although the Company believes that the expectations
expressed in these forward looking statements are reasonable, they cannot
assure you that their expectations will turn out to be correct, and investors
are cautioned that actual results may differ materially from the anticipated

    For more information, please contact:

    Trina Solar Limited
     Terry Wang, CFO
     Phone: +86-519-8548-2008 (Changzhou)
     Thomas Young, Director of Investor Relations
     Phone: +86-519-8548-2008 (Changzhou)

    CCG Investor Relations
     Crocker Coulson, President
     Phone: +1-646-213-1915
     Richard Micchelli, Financial Writer
     Phone: +1-646-454-4516


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