Flyer and Brochures - Service Units

  • Flyer: PID – 分析光伏组件特性, 减缓衰减机制

    February 2017 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    过去几年中,电势诱发衰减(PID)被认为 是导致不同光伏组件类型功率损耗,并降 低整体电站性能比(PR)的重要失效机制。在某些情况下,腐蚀性PID的影响甚至可见 於组件的外观上。

    Flyer: PID - Analysis and Mitigation

    October 2016 | Language: english

    In the past few years, Potential Induced Degradation (PID) has been recognized as a failure mechanism that can cause substantial power loss in different PV module types and decrease the power plant performance ratio. In some cases, corrosive PID also becomes visible in module appearance.

    Flyer: PV Module Certification for New Standards and New Technologies

    October 2016 | Language: english

    Photovoltaics have become an important pillar in the world-wide energy supply. Recently, the application of PV technology has especially gained importance in countries with challenging climates e.g. in the Middle East and North Africa. Due to the constant cost pressure on module production, a standardized quality assurance of PV modules remains crucial to ensure safe and reliable products.

    Flyer: Calibration Services for Solar Cells

    June 2016 | Language: english

    The precise measurement of solar cells and modules is of crucial importance in solar technology. As one of the world’s leading laboratories, CalLab PV Cells, the photovoltaic calibration laboratory at Fraunhofer ISE, provides comprehensive measurement services in this field since 30 years.

    Flyer: Services for Stationary Energy Storage Systems

    February 2016 | Language: english

    From small accumulators and electromobility batteries to stationary battery systems – our everyday life would be inconceivable without these storage technologies. Furthermore, energy storage is intended to play an important role in the further integration of renewable energies and provision of services for the electricity grid. There is therefore an increasing focus on improving the safety, reliability, efficiency and performance of these systems. The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE) and the VDE Testing and Certification Institute have been in cooperation for the field of solar energy for many years, and we have now expanded this partnership to address the needs of the stationary energy storage industry as well.

    光伏发电厂的质量保证和产量优化

    August 2015 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    弗劳恩霍夫太阳能研究所专业的质量保证服务在过去的二十
    年中帮助许多光伏电站提高性能、优化产量。我们的客户在
    光伏发电厂项目的每一个阶段中(从研发到长期运作)都会
    从我们的丰富经验中受益。独立的报告提高了光伏发电厂
    所有利益相关者的信心。国际项目开发商、EPC(设计、采
    购、施工)以及银行和投资者均信任我们的服务。我们的专
    家期待着支持您的项目。

    Brochure: Quality Assurance and Yield Optimization for PV Power Plants

    August 2015 | Language: englisch

    The professional quality assurance services of Fraunhofer ISE have been contributing to high performance and optimal yields of PV power plants over the last two decades. In every phase of a PV power plant project – from development up to long-term operation – our customers benefit from our longstanding experience. Our independent reports increase the confidence of all stakeholders of a PV power plant. International project developers, EPCs (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) as well as banks and investors trust in our services. Our experts look forward to supporting your projects.

    Flyer: TestLab Power Electronics

    July 2015 | Language: english

    Renewable Power Generating Units (PGUs) play a crucial role in a stable and reliable electrical power grid. Their efficiency, quality and compliance with standards are decisive for their acceptance by investors and grid operators. The TestLab Power Electronics is accredited to DIN EN ISO / IEC 17025 and offers a wide range of testing services to its customers.

    Flyer: Degradation Monitoring and Failure Analysis for PV Modules

    May 2015 | Language: english

    The principle factors affecting the reliability and performance of photovoltaic (PV) modules are the materials used and their interaction, module manufacturing and the local climate at the operating site. At Fraunhofer ISE we employ high resolution analytical methods to assess degradation indicators and mechanisms. These methods serve as powerful tools which complement the IV measurements; together they enable comprehensive service life analysis and predictions of PV modules.

    Flyer: Reference Cells

    May 2015 | Language: english

    International round robins for photovoltaic calibration, such as the World PV Scale (WPVS), require highly accurate and stable reference cells. This is the only way to guarantee the comparability of the results measured by the participating photovoltaic calibration laboratories.

    Brochure: CalLab PV Modules

    April 2015 | Language: english

    Our accredited calibration laboratory, CalLab PV Modules, combines the highest level of scientific know-how with cutting-edge measurement technology. Renowned module manufacturers, EPC companies and investors with most demanding quality requirements are among our clients, all of whom value our longstanding experience and global reputation in the field of module calibration. We offer expertise ranging from precisely calibrating single cells and modules through to customized tasks, such as accurately calibrating bifacial modules. With an uncertainty of only 1.6 %, we provide worldwide leading measurement accuracy under standard test conditions and quality assurance services.

    Flyer: UV Testing and Qualification of PV Modules and Materials

    March 2015 | Language: english

    PV power plants have become a competitive option for electricity generation in many regions with high solar irradiationlevels like the sun belt region. For reliable operation in challenging climates with elevated UV doses, PV modules have to be engineered and qualifi ed carefully. UV irradiation is well known to be a crucial degradation factor, strongly depending on the radiation spectrum. Fraunhofer ISE has investigated natural UV spectra at different locations, lamp spectra and associated aging effects in detail.

    Flyer: Quality Assurance for Commercial PV Battery Systems & PV Diesel Grids

    March 2015 | Language: english

    With its long-term experience, Fraunhofer ISE offers a wide array of services including the quality assurance of PV systems, battery system technology and battery storage integration in commercial PV applications as well as in hybrid PV diesel mini-grids.Our support ranges from the identification and analyses of load profiles and the design of the entire power system through to the implementation and operation phase of the facility.

    Flyer: Quality Assurance for PV Power Plants with Battery Storage

    March 2015 | Language: english

    Demand-based feed-in of electricity from grid connected photovoltaic (PV) power plants will be of central importance in the future, in particular for the direct marketing of solar power. In addition to accurate prediction models, battery storage systems will play an essential role in offering solar power in a predictable and reliable way on the energy market as well as in compensating short-term fluctuations. Based on its long-term experience, Fraunhofer ISE offers a wide range of services for planners, developers and investors in the areas of quality assurance for PV power plants, battery system technology and integration of battery storage in PV systems as well as in the field of simulation of energy systems.

    Flyer: ServiceLab Batteries

    November 2014 | Language: english

    Batteries are often the focal point of current technical systems, however are frequently the weakest link. With our deep understanding of systems, we can help our customers to choose the right
    batteries for a specific application, test them and integrate them in a product. We deal with batteries of all types and sizes for all applications – lead-acid batteries, lithium-ion, sodium nickel chloride, high-temperature systems, and NiMH batteries for stationary, mobile, and wearable applications.

    Flyer: TestLab Solar Thermal Systems

    2014 | Language: english

    At our Testlab Solar Thermal Systems, we test complete systems and solar thermal components and we provide our clients with support in developing their products. We are accredited by the German Association for Accreditation (DAkkS) and authorized from European and international certifiers which ensures a high quality of our services.

    Brochure: System Technology for Fuel Cells

    September 2013 | Language: english

    In fuel cell systems, the demands on pheripheral devices are high. Both external components (humidifiers, compressors, condensers, pumps, valves, heat exchangers) and the primary fuel cell components (bipolar plates, gas diffusion layers, membrane electrode units) must operate reliably and efficiently under extreme conditions with high electrochemical stability.

    Brochure: Photovoltaic Modules and Systems

    February 2013 | Language: english

    Module technology transforms solar cells into durable products that operate safely in PV power plants. We support the development of products to ensure high yields, low costs and excellent reliability. Our Module Technology Center and laboratories enable the qualification of new materials for the production and operation of solar modules.

    Brochure: TestLab PV Modules

    February 2013 | Language: english

    Based on many years of experience in the area of service life analysis, the TestLab PV Modules was founded at Fraunhofer ISE in 2006 and accredited in accordance with ISO / IEC 17025. High-grade and innovative testing facilities enable a comprehensive range of services and meet highest quality demands. In addition, customers profit from the embedding of TestLab PV Modules into the scientific environment of Fraunhofer ISE.

    光伏组件检验室

    February 2013 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    光伏发电在全球电力供应中的比重极速上升。生产效率的 提升和规模效应大大降低了成本,许多地区已实现与电网平 价。随之而来的是愈来愈多的生产商加入到光伏组件的行业 中,提供如背板、电池片和封装材料等。因此,光伏组件的 质量也越来越受到投资者及制造商的重视。

    光伏组件校准实验室

    June 2012 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    光伏组件的精确测量及鉴定对研究、开发及生产至 关重要。自19 8 6 年起,我们的光伏校准实验室就获 得了认证,目前是全球领先的实验室之一。以其 1.8%的测量误差,精确度在世界上名列前茅。

    Brochure: TestLab Fuel Cells

    2012 | Language: english

    Qualified measurement data serve as the basis for good product development, and objective test results as the basis for successful marketing. The »TestLab Fuel Cells« at the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE in Freiburg supports clients by offering scientifically sound analyses in conjunction with application-oriented, as well as standardized, tests for PEM fuel cells,  stacks and systems.

    Flyer: III-V Calibration Services

    2010 | Language: english

    We offer calibrated measurements of III-V multi-junction cells for space and terrestrial concentrator applications as well as of single-junction concentrator solar cells.

  • Flyer: Calibration Services for Solar Cells

    June 2016 | Language: english

    The precise measurement of solar cells and modules is of crucial importance in solar technology. As one of the world’s leading laboratories, CalLab PV Cells, the photovoltaic calibration laboratory at Fraunhofer ISE, provides comprehensive measurement services in this field since 30 years.

    Flyer: Reference Cells

    May 2015 | Language: english

    International round robins for photovoltaic calibration, such as the World PV Scale (WPVS), require highly accurate and stable reference cells. This is the only way to guarantee the comparability of the results measured by the participating photovoltaic calibration laboratories.

    光伏组件检验室

    February 2013 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    光伏发电在全球电力供应中的比重极速上升。生产效率的 提升和规模效应大大降低了成本,许多地区已实现与电网平 价。随之而来的是愈来愈多的生产商加入到光伏组件的行业 中,提供如背板、电池片和封装材料等。因此,光伏组件的 质量也越来越受到投资者及制造商的重视。

    Flyer: III-V Calibration Services

    2010 | Language: english

    We offer calibrated measurements of III-V multi-junction cells for space and terrestrial concentrator applications as well as of single-junction concentrator solar cells.

  • Flyer: Reference Cells

    May 2015 | Language: english

    International round robins for photovoltaic calibration, such as the World PV Scale (WPVS), require highly accurate and stable reference cells. This is the only way to guarantee the comparability of the results measured by the participating photovoltaic calibration laboratories.

    Brochure: CalLab PV Modules

    April 2015 | Language: english

    Our accredited calibration laboratory, CalLab PV Modules, combines the highest level of scientific know-how with cutting-edge measurement technology. Renowned module manufacturers, EPC companies and investors with most demanding quality requirements are among our clients, all of whom value our longstanding experience and global reputation in the field of module calibration. We offer expertise ranging from precisely calibrating single cells and modules through to customized tasks, such as accurately calibrating bifacial modules. With an uncertainty of only 1.6 %, we provide worldwide leading measurement accuracy under standard test conditions and quality assurance services.

    Brochure: Photovoltaic Modules and Systems

    February 2013 | Language: english

    Module technology transforms solar cells into durable products that operate safely in PV power plants. We support the development of products to ensure high yields, low costs and excellent reliability. Our Module Technology Center and laboratories enable the qualification of new materials for the production and operation of solar modules.

    光伏组件校准实验室

    June 2012 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    光伏组件的精确测量及鉴定对研究、开发及生产至 关重要。自19 8 6 年起,我们的光伏校准实验室就获 得了认证,目前是全球领先的实验室之一。以其 1.8%的测量误差,精确度在世界上名列前茅。

  • Flyer: PID – 分析光伏组件特性, 减缓衰减机制

    February 2017 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    过去几年中,电势诱发衰减(PID)被认为 是导致不同光伏组件类型功率损耗,并降 低整体电站性能比(PR)的重要失效机制。在某些情况下,腐蚀性PID的影响甚至可见 於组件的外观上。

    Flyer: PID - Analysis and Mitigation

    October 2016 | Language: english

    In the past few years, Potential Induced Degradation (PID) has been recognized as a failure mechanism that can cause substantial power loss in different PV module types and decrease the power plant performance ratio. In some cases, corrosive PID also becomes visible in module appearance.

    Flyer: PV Module Certification for New Standards and New Technologies

    October 2016 | Language: english

    Photovoltaics have become an important pillar in the world-wide energy supply. Recently, the application of PV technology has especially gained importance in countries with challenging climates e.g. in the Middle East and North Africa. Due to the constant cost pressure on module production, a standardized quality assurance of PV modules remains crucial to ensure safe and reliable products.

    Brochure: Quality Assurance and Yield Optimization for PV Power Plants

    August 2015 | Language: english

    The professional quality assurance services of Fraunhofer ISE have been contributing to high performance and optimal yields of PV power plants over the last two decades. In every phase of a PV power plant project – from development up to long-term operation – our customers benefit from our longstanding experience. Our independent reports increase the confidence of all stakeholders of a PV power plant. International project developers, EPCs (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) as well as banks and investors trust in our services. Our experts look forward to supporting your projects.

    Flyer: Degradation Monitoring and Failure Analysis for PV Modules

    May 2015 | Language: english

    The principle factors affecting the reliability and performance of photovoltaic (PV) modules are the materials used and their interaction, module manufacturing and the local climate at the operating site. At Fraunhofer ISE we employ high resolution analytical methods to assess degradation indicators and mechanisms. These methods serve as powerful tools which complement the IV measurements; together they enable comprehensive service life analysis and predictions of PV modules.

    Flyer: UV Testing and Qualification of PV Modules and Materials

    March 2015 | Language: english

    PV power plants have become a competitive option for electricity generation in many regions with high solar irradiationlevels like the sun belt region. For reliable operation in challenging climates with elevated UV doses, PV modules have to be engineered and qualifi ed carefully. UV irradiation is well known to be a crucial degradation factor, strongly depending on the radiation spectrum. Fraunhofer ISE has investigated natural UV spectra at different locations, lamp spectra and associated aging effects in detail.

    Brochure: TestLab PV Modules

    February 2013 | Language: english

    Based on many years of experience in the area of service life analysis, the TestLab PV Modules was founded at Fraunhofer ISE in 2006 and accredited in accordance with ISO / IEC 17025. High-grade and innovative testing facilities enable a comprehensive range of services and meet highest quality demands. In addition, customers profit from the embedding of TestLab PV Modules into the scientific environment of Fraunhofer ISE.

    光伏组件检验室

    February 2013 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    光伏发电在全球电力供应中的比重极速上升。生产效率的 提升和规模效应大大降低了成本,许多地区已实现与电网平 价。随之而来的是愈来愈多的生产商加入到光伏组件的行业 中,提供如背板、电池片和封装材料等。因此,光伏组件的 质量也越来越受到投资者及制造商的重视。

  • Flyer: TestLab Solar Thermal Systems

    2014 | Language: english

    At our Testlab Solar Thermal Systems, we test complete systems and solar thermal components and we provide our clients with support in developing their products. We are accredited by the German Association for Accreditation (DAkkS) and authorized from European and international certifiers which ensures a high quality of our services.

  • Flyer: TestLab Power Electronics

    July 2015| Language: english

    Renewable Power Generating Units (PGUs) play a crucial role in a stable and reliable electrical power grid. Their efficiency, quality and compliance with standards are decisive for their acceptance by investors and grid operators. The TestLab Power Electronics is accredited to DIN EN ISO / IEC 17025 and offers a wide range of testing services to its customers.

  • Flyer: Services for Stationary Energy Storage Systems

    February 2016 | Language: english

    From small accumulators and electromobility batteries to stationary battery systems – our everyday life would be inconceivable without these storage technologies. Furthermore, energy storage is intended to play an important role in the further integration of renewable energies and provision of services for the electricity grid. There is therefore an increasing focus on improving the safety, reliability, efficiency and performance of these systems. The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE) and the VDE Testing and Certification Institute have been in cooperation for the field of solar energy for many years, and we have now expanded this partnership to address the needs of the stationary energy storage industry as well.

    Flyer: Quality Assurance for Commercial PV Battery Systems & PV Diesel Grids

    March 2015 | Language: english

    With its long-term experience, Fraunhofer ISE offers a wide array of services including the quality assurance of PV systems, battery system technology and battery storage integration in commercial PV applications as well as in hybrid PV diesel mini-grids.Our support ranges from the identification and analyses of load profiles and the design of the entire power system through to the implementation and operation phase of the facility.

    Flyer: Quality Assurance for PV Power Plants with Battery Storage

    March 2015 | Language: english

    Demand-based feed-in of electricity from grid connected photovoltaic (PV) power plants will be of central importance in the future, in particular for the direct marketing of solar power. In addition to accurate prediction models, battery storage systems will play an essential role in offering solar power in a predictable and reliable way on the energy market as well as in compensating short-term fluctuations. Based on its long-term experience, Fraunhofer ISE offers a wide range of services for planners, developers and investors in the areas of quality assurance for PV power plants, battery system technology and integration of battery storage in PV systems as well as in the field of simulation of energy systems.

    Flyer: ServiceLab Batteries

    November 2014 | Language: english

    Batteries are often the focal point of current technical systems, however are frequently the weakest link. With our deep understanding of systems, we can help our customers to choose the right
    batteries for a specific application, test them and integrate them in a product. We deal with batteries of all types and sizes for all applications – lead-acid batteries, lithium-ion, sodium nickel chloride, high-temperature systems, and NiMH batteries for stationary, mobile, and wearable applications.

  • Flyer: PID – 分析光伏组件特性, 减缓衰减机制

    February 2017 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    过去几年中,电势诱发衰减(PID)被认为 是导致不同光伏组件类型功率损耗,并降 低整体电站性能比(PR)的重要失效机制。在某些情况下,腐蚀性PID的影响甚至可见 於组件的外观上。

    Flyer: PID - Analysis and Mitigation

    October 2016 | Language: english

    In the past few years, Potential Induced Degradation (PID) has been recognized as a failure mechanism that can cause substantial power loss in different PV module types and decrease the power plant performance ratio. In some cases, corrosive PID also becomes visible in module appearance.

    光伏发电厂的质量保证和产量优化

    August 2015 | Language: chinese (simplified)

    弗劳恩霍夫太阳能研究所专业的质量保证服务在过去的二十
    年中帮助许多光伏电站提高性能、优化产量。我们的客户在
    光伏发电厂项目的每一个阶段中(从研发到长期运作)都会
    从我们的丰富经验中受益。独立的报告提高了光伏发电厂
    所有利益相关者的信心。国际项目开发商、EPC(设计、采
    购、施工)以及银行和投资者均信任我们的服务。我们的专
    家期待着支持您的项目。

    Brochure: Quality Assurance and Yield Optimization for PV Power Plants

    August 2015 | Language: englisch

    The professional quality assurance services of Fraunhofer ISE have been contributing to high performance and optimal yields of PV power plants over the last two decades. In every phase of a PV power plant project – from development up to long-term operation – our customers benefit from our longstanding experience. Our independent reports increase the confidence of all stakeholders of a PV power plant. International project developers, EPCs (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) as well as banks and investors trust in our services. Our experts look forward to supporting your projects.