While you’re watching the final game of the World Cup today, keep a keen eye on the advertisements along the sidelines. You’re likely to see the name Yingli Solar: a massive Chinese solar power manufacturer that few soccer fans are likely to know. Climate Desk recently visited Yingli’s sprawling plant, and got a first-hand look at the booming company.
Founded in 1998, Yingli quickly grew into a global company with an IPO in 2007. Yet most people haven’t ever heard of it — which is exactly why the company is spending millions to get its name on billions of TVs across the world today. Check out Climate Desk’s excellent video below. [Climate Desk]