Sale of assets from the module operation in Glava, Sweden

Sandvika, January 13, 2011: REC has entered into an agreement with Perfekta Solar AB regarding the sale of assets as a consequence of the earlier announced decision to discontinue the module operation in Glava, Sweden. The transaction of SEK 47 million includes the property in Glava and most of the production equipment.

For further information, please contact:

Mikkel T�rud, VP & IRO, phone: + 47 976 99 144

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