Founded in 2001 in Canada, Canadian Solar (NASDAQ: CSIQ) operates as a global energy provider with successful business subsidiaries in 20 countries on 6 continents. With state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Canada, China and Vietnam, Canadian Solar employs over 9,700 workers worldwide. This translates into more than 22 GW of panel shipments, or over 70 million PV modules, in the past 16 years. Together with Recurrent Energy, Canadian Solar is ushering the way into a new era of clean, competitive, mainstream power.