Despatch Industries named a 2010 supplier of the year by Trina Solar

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. - Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, was recently named as a Trina Solar Supplier of the Year for 2010. The award was granted to Despatch after an evaluation of all of Trina Solar's vendors. This is the second year that Trina has held this vendor event which took place at their company headquarters in Changzhou, China. Trina Solar is one of the world's largest manufacturers of mono and multicrystalline photovoltaic modules.

"We are honored to receive this award from Trina Solar," states Patrick Peyton, Despatch CEO. "Trina is a valued partner and we are proud that they have chosen to recognize Despatch for providing them with high performance equipment and complete product and process support."

About Despatch: Despatch Industries is the global leader in producing innovative, next generation tools and technology for the solar cell manufacturing industry. The company's regional offices and complete global service network allow Despatch to provide local sales and product support to all customers worldwide. Despatch equipment is consistently recognized for exceptional performance and process quality, optimal cell efficiency, maximum uptime and reduced operating costs. For more information on Despatch visit our website: http://www.despatch.com.

About Trina Solar Limited: Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) is a leading 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 have 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: http://www.trinasolar.com.

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