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Communication of PV QA Ratings to the Community: Task Group 6

Task Group 6 is focused on how to communicate the conclusions of the Task Force.

This group communicates with influencer organizations, financiers, stakeholders and users of the standards. The group aims to facilitate the dissemination information as well as solicit and collect community feedback.

Progress Update

Task Group 6 is currently inactive.

Related Resources

International PV Module Quality Assurance LinkedIn Group

A Framework for a Comparative Accelerated Testing Standard for PV Modules — As the photovoltaic industry has grown, the interest in comparative accelerated testing has also grown. Private test labs offer testing services that apply greater stress than the standard qualification tests as tools for differentiating products and for gaining increased confidence in long-term PV investments. While the value of a single international standard for comparative accelerated testing is widely acknowledged, the development of a consensus is difficult. This paper strives to identify a technical basis for a comparative standard.

Task Leaders

David Williams — Dissigno
Sarah Kurtz — National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Pierre Verlinden — Trina Solar, representing China
Haiyan Qin — China General Certification Center, representing China

Other leaders are welcome.