Solar Testing and Inspection
Safety testing for the evolving solar industry is as important today as it was 125 years ago when electric lighting was headed into mainstream, but there are other types of testing that are equally important depending on your place in the value-chain.
What's new in the standardized approach to PV module factory inspection?
The power performance and economic lifetime of the PV module is of primary importance to stakeholders of PV systems and control of the production environment is essential to their reliability and reproducibility. The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) established a new conformity assessment (CA) system for renewable energy (IECRE) which includes a standard approach to assessing solar PV module factories.Learn more