HNEI is instrumenting PV arrays around the state to characterze the performance and durability of commercial and emerging PV technologies under various environmental conditions. HNEI is currently installing two test beds to examine relative performance of panels, inverters, and system combinations, and their degradation over time, utilizing a newly-developed high-resolution data acquisition system.
Point Person: Patrick Cross
- Performance and Analysis of PV Technologies at Selected Sites, September 2014
- PV Test Sites and Test Protocols, December 2012