Silfab Solar joins elite group in PVEL's '2020 PV Module Reliability Scorecard'

May 28, 2020 06:44 PM ET
  • North America-based PV module manufacturer, Silfab Solar ranked in the tiny group of four suppliers that attained 'Leading Performer' status across PV Development Labs (PVEL) 4 historic component dependability examination programs in this year's 2020 PV Module Dependability Scorecard record.
Silfab Solar joins elite group in PVEL's '2020 PV Module Reliability Scorecard'
Image: Silfab SL module in elite group

According to PV Tech's analysis of PVEL's annual scorecard, Silfab Solar received Leading Performer status in all four of PVEL's historic testing programs, which include thermal biking (TC), damp warmth (DH) potential-induced deterioration (PID) and dynamic mechanical load (DML) test for two of 3 various PV components that received Top Entertainer honors.

The 'clean sweep' in the 4 examinations consisted of two mono PERC-based components from Silfab. The maker obtained honors for its standard 60-cell as well as 72-cell components along with its SIL BL (back-contact, steel wrap-through) module, created with DSM.

Paolo Maccario, Silfab Head of state as well as CEO claimed, "For nearly four years, Silfab has consistently delivered dependability as well as efficiency. Independent and also strenuous testing verifies this long-lasting dedication to continuously seeking one of the most advanced designs as well as holding to rigorous manufacturing criteria. We remain to press ourselves to even higher standards and also are proud to deliver solar for North America and other essential regions of the globe."

The yearly '2020 PV Component Integrity Scorecard' has actually been released in collaboration with DNV GL and also was revealed in collaboration with PV Technology by means of its TechTalk Webinar Series.

" As PVEL continues to be the criteria for independent module screening, data and also, reports that overview critical procurement, reduce modern technology danger, as well as offer essential info to the solar sector, we have actually observed considerable developments in modern technology for components and also it is terrific to see a North American based supplier excel in our screening setting," stated Tristan Erion-Lorico, Head of PV Component Service, PV Development Labs. "Congratulations to Silfab Solar."

Silfab obtained a total of nine Leading Entertainer awards from three various components and also rated 5th overall for the number of honors in the 2020 scorecard, according to PV Technology's evaluation.

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