YOKOHAMA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The TUV Rheinland Asian Group with Head Quarters located in Japan is proud to announce new testing services for the IEC 61646 Thin Film terrestrial photovoltaic (PV) modules, plus design qualification and type approval. This new service complements both the PV outdoor testing facilities and the Crystalline PV Module competence center already operating.
The Thin Film technology is the latest technological advancement to create environmentally friendly energy and is one of the most essential technologies in the rapidly growing Photovoltaic market.
Furthermore, within the next couple of weeks TUV Rheinland Japan alone will triple its PV testing capacities. The new PV competence center will be part of the TUV Rheinland Group PV network in Asia, Europe and the USA, enabling us to cater to the needs of our worldwide customers.
TUV Rheinland Japan has the knowledge and testing experience of dealing with various types of thin film substrates such as Multi-junction, Amorphous Silicon (a-Si), Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) and Copper Indium Gallium Selenide (CIGS) and offers customers the best and fastest solutions for certifications of Photovoltaic modules and components, for both safety and endurance. The TUV Rheinland Group is a world wide renowned testing and certification body within the Photovoltaic Industry that provides one-stop solutions.
To help you gain competitive advantage and to reduce the time to market your products, TUV Rheinland Japan is now accepting orders for Thin Film Solar Modules testing.
About TUV Rheinland Group
TUV Rheinland Group is a leading provider of technical services worldwide. Founded in 1872 and headquartered in Cologne, Germany, the Group employs more than 13.300 people in over 400 locations in 62 countries and generated annual revenues of over € 1.1 billion in 2008. The Group’s mission and guiding principle is to achieve sustained development of safety and quality in order to meet the challenges arising from the interaction between man, technology, and the environment.
For further inquiries on Photovoltaic testing please contact:
TUV Rheinland Japan
Matthew Fielding, +81-45-914-3888
General Manager Industrial Services
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