Tag Archives: photovoltaics

Durable even in salty conditions – ANTARIS SOLAR modules pass the salt spray corrosion test

The ANTARIS SOLAR AS M monocrystalline modules have proven their ability to withstand extremely salty outdoor conditions in a salt spray test performed by Photovoltaik-Institut (PI) in Berlin. The test confirmed that ANTARIS SOLAR modules are particularly well-suited for installations in coastal regions with a high degree of salinity in the air and heavy rainfall. Waldaschaff, Germany, 22/12/2011. Photovoltaic systems ... Read More »

ANTARIS SOLAR receives MCS certification for black module series

German photovoltaic specialist ANTARIS SOLAR has received the British Microgeneration Certificate (MCS) for its range of all-black PV modules. The mono-crystalline high performance panels unite high output and elegant design for the aesthetic integration into any roof surface. Waldaschaff, Germany, 08 December 2011. ANTARIS SOLAR, German provider of high quality photovoltaic technology, has received the UK’s Microgeneration Certificate (MCS) for ... Read More »

A beast of a performance even after six months in a pigsty – ANTARIS SOLAR modules pass a very special kind of ammonia test

ANTARIS SOLAR had its monocrystalline high-performance modules ANTARIS ASM 180 and ASM 185 tested for their resistance to ammonia. The endurance test was run by the TEC Institute for Technical Innovations under unusually realistic conditions: The test involved hanging the modules in a pigsty for six months. The ANTARIS SOLAR modules came through the procedure without visible damage and without ... Read More »

ANTARIS SOLAR selected to be NICEIC photovoltaic affinity partner

ANTARIS SOLAR, solar technology provider with headquarters in Germany, has been selected as the PV affinity partner by NICEIC. The partnership brings together German quality with the standards of UK’s leading voluntary body for electrical installation matters. Waldaschaff, Germany, 03/11/2011. After an extensive selection process NICEIC (www.niceic.com), the UK’s leading voluntary body for electrical contractors, has selected ANTARIS SOLAR (www.antaris-solar.co.uk) ... Read More »

Solar Seminars Awarded Accreditation for PV 101

Bakersfield, CA : Solar Seminars, Inc. has just received accreditation for PV 101, an entry-level course of solar photovoltaic installation. This accreditation is offered by the industry leader, the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC), after a rigorous, six month review that assessed not only the program’s curriculum, but also the administration, facilities, hardware, faculty, and safety practices used by Solar ... Read More »

NanoMarkets Issues New Forecasts of CIGS Market, Sees $3.7 billion ($US) Opportunity in 2016

“CIGS Photovoltaics Market Opportunities 2011” is the latest report from NanoMarkets in its ongoing coverage of thin-film PV. Glen Allen, VA – February 22, 2011 — Industry analyst firm NanoMarkets has just published its latest market analysis and forecast of the CIGS photovoltaics business. According to NanoMarkets’ new report, sales of CIGS are expected to grow from around $615 million ... Read More »

NanoMarkets Announces Release of a New Study on Transparent Conductor Sales to the Photovoltaics Industry

January 20, 2011, Glen Allen, Virginia — Consumption of transparent conductors by the photovoltaics (PV) industry is expected to reach $548 million by 2017, according to a new study by industry analyst firm NanoMarkets. The report, “Transparent Conductors in Photovoltaics: Market Opportunities 2011” states that photovoltaics is so far the only application for transparent conductors that has made a wholesale ... Read More »