Trina Solar Announces Operational Highlights

CHANGZHOU, China, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ — Trina Solar
Limited (NYSE: TSL) (“Trina Solar” or the “Company”), 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 following
updates relating to its previously stated operational targets to be reached in
the fourth quarter of 2008.

    Fourth Quarter 2008 Operational Highlights:
    -- Achieved estimated solar module shipment target of between 55 MW and
       60 MW
    -- Reduced solar module non-silicon manufacturing costs by approximately
       $0.13 per watt

“Despite lower module selling prices and margin pressure faced amidst a
challenging global economic environment, we are very pleased with our
performance delivered in the fourth quarter,” said Mr. Jifan Gao, Chairman and
CEO of Trina Solar, “The strategy to accelerate the reduction of our
non-silicon production costs without compromising quality has been successful
and will continue as a primary focus for Trina Solar beyond 2009. Our capacity
utilization efficiency, coupled with our geographical diversification, ability
to sell directly to large system integrators and our strong relationship with
established customers in their respective market also helped us achieved our
shipment target. Additionally, our new warehouse operations, which commenced
in November 2008, assisted efforts to achieve our shipment target by
shortening order-to-delivery time for our European customers.”

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 silicon 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 http://www.trinasolar.com .

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, the
Company’s ability to raise additional capital to finance the Company’s
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 Company 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 results.

    For more information, please contact:

    Trina Solar Limited
     Terry Wang, CFO
     Tel:   +86-519-8548-2008 (Changzhou)

     Thomas Young, Director of Investor Relations
     Tel:   +86-519-8548-2008 (Changzhou)
     Email: ir@trinasolar.com

    CCG Investor Relations
     Crocker Coulson, President
     Tel:   +1-646-213-1915
     Email: crocker.coulson@ccgir.com

     Richard Micchelli, Financial Writer
     Tel:   +1-646-454-4516
     Email: richard.micchelli@ccgir.com

[Via http://www.prnewswire.com]

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