Current Trends in Weathering of PV Modules
Linsengericht, July 15, 2010 - Atlas MTT GmbH, a global leader in weathering durability testing equipment and services will be exhibiting together with their Spanish sales representative, Controltecnica Equipos Y at the 25th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (25th EU PVSEC), taking place September 6 - 9, 2010 in Valencia, Spain (booth D46).
Atlas will present a variety of products and services that support manufacturers of PV modules, raw materials and components. Come see for yourself how Atlas' solutions can help you answer the tough questions about material durability caused by the extreme influence of sunlight on PV products, which is essential to meeting product and performance claims.
Atlas will feature the following products and services at their booth:
In addition, Dr. Olivier Haillant, a member of Atlas' Solar Energy Competence Center, will give a poster presentation entitled "Accelerated Weathering Testing to Predict the Environmental Durability of Organic PV Systems" during the 5th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC-5) which will be held concurrent with the trade show (session reference: 4AV.3.1).
Atlas is a recognized leader in material testing, offering a complete line of instruments and services for accelerated and natural weathering. The Atlas Consulting Group helps clients develop the best weathering processes for their products, as well as offers education and training courses worldwide. For accelerated laboratory and outdoor testing, Atlas Weathering Services Group has five laboratories and over 20 outdoor exposure sites around the world in a variety of climates, including desert, subtropical, high-altitude and corrosive. Atlas Material Testing Technology is ISO 17025 and ISO 9001:2008 registered. Atlas products are designed and manufactured to conform to international, national and industry standard test methods including ISO, ASTM, DIN, JIS and numerous others.