Customers under majority of those contracts were required to make prepayments to the Company in order to ensure committed delivery in 2011.

BAODING, China, PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall [WorldofRenewables.com]

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ingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), a leading solar energy company and one of the world’s largest vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturers, which markets its products under the brand “Yingli Solar,” today announced that it has entered into aggregately over 1,000 megawatts (MW) of PV module contracts for 2011 delivery, exceeding its sales target one month ahead of previously announced schedule. Customers under majority of those contracts were required to make prepayments to the Company in order to ensure committed delivery in 2011.

“We are pleased to announce this business milestone, which we expect will provide more visibility into our 2011 growth and customer demand,” said Mr. Liansheng Miao, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Yingli Green Energy. “We believe our ability to maintain a leading position in this increasingly competitive industry is supported by broader recognition of our premium brand, our loyal and diversified customer-base, as well as our increasing manufacturing capacity. We are answering increasing demand in new and emerging markets, including Italy, France, England, the U.S., and China.”

About Yingli Green Energy

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), which markets its products under the brand “Yingli Solar“, is a leading solar energy company and one of the world’s largest vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturers. Yingli Green Energy’s manufacturing covers the entire photovoltaic value chain, from the production of polysilicon through ingot casting and wafering, to solar cell production and module assembly. Currently, Yingli Green Energy maintains a balanced production capacity of over 1 GW per year. Two capacity expansion projects of 600 MW and 100 MW are under construction in Baoding and Hainan, respectively, which are expected to start initial production since the middle of 2011 and will increase the Company’s total capacity to 1.7 GW in late 2011. In addition, Yingli Green Energy’s in-house polysilicon plant, Fine Silicon, which has a designed annual production capacity of 3,000 metric tons, has successfully started commercial operation in early August 2010. Yingli Green Energy distributes its photovoltaic modules to a wide range of markets, including Germany, Spain, Italy, Greece, France, South Korea, China and the United States. Headquartered in Baoding, China, Yingli Green Energy has more than 7,000 employees and more than 10 subsidiaries and branch offices worldwide. Yingli Green Energy is publicly listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: YGE). For more information, please visit http://www.yinglisolar.com.

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This press release contains forward-looking statements. These statements constitute “forward-looking” statements within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and as defined in the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as “will,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “future,” “intends,” “plans,” “believes,” “estimates,” “target” and similar statements. Such statements are based upon management’s current expectations and current market and operating conditions, and relate to events that involve known or unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, all of which are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond Yingli Green Energy’s control, which may cause Yingli Green Energy’s actual results, performance or achievements to differ materially from those in the forward- looking statements. Further information regarding these and other risks, uncertainties or factors is included in Yingli Green Energy’s filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Yingli Green Energy does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required under applicable law.

For further information, please contact:

In China:

Qing Miao

Director, Investor Relations

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited

Tel: +86 312 3100502

Email: ir@yinglisolar.com

In the Americas:

Judy Tzeng Lee

Director of Corporate Development

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited

Phone: +1 510 8473920

Email: judy@yinglisolar.com

In Europe:

Rebecca Jarschel

Brand Manager

Yingli Green Energy Europe GmbH

Telephone: +49 89 540303412

Email: rebecca.jarschel@ygee.eu

SOURCE Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited

CONTACT: In China: Qing Miao, Director, Investor Relations, Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited at +86-312-3100502 or ir@yinglisolar.com; In the Americas: Judy Tzeng Lee, Director of Corporate Development, Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited at +1-510-847-3920 or judy@yinglisolar.com; In Europe: Rebecca Jarschel, Brand Manager, Yingli Green Energy Europe GmbH at +49-89-540303412 or rebecca.jarschel@ygee.eu

Web Site: http://www.yinglisolar.com

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