Yingli declined to give many details about the project,aside from noting that the deal came about as the result of Yingli’s previouslyexisting relationship with local distributor Ledico.

Its 72-cell multi-crystalline modules will be deliveredthrough next month, says Yingli, the world’s largest module supplier in 2013.

Israel has long been seen as an immensely promising solarmarket, but a number of roadblocks – chiefly political – have slowedgrowth considerably in recent years.

However, speaking recently to Recharge, Arava Power, Israel’sleading PV developer, said that the market looks set to take off again in thesecond half of 2014, with new feed-in tariff-eligible projects to be allocatedand a longer term solar strategy to be spelled out.