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Accession Number PB2013-101249
Title Service Lifetime Predicition for Encapsulated Photovoltaic Cells/Minimodules.
Publication Date 1997
Media Count 17p
Personal Author A. W. Czanderna G. J. Jorgensen
Abstract The overall purposes of this paper are to elucidate the crucial importance of predicting the service lifetime (SLP) for photovoltaics (PV) modules and to present an outline for developing a SLP methodology for encapsulated PV cells and minimodules. The sp ...
Keywords Conversion devices
Energy efficiency
Methodology
Minimodules
Module materials
Photovoltaic cells
Renewable energy


 
Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 97 - Energy
97B - Energy Use, Supply, & Demand
43E - Energy
Corporate Author National Renewable Energy Lab., Golden, CO., Center for Performance Engineering and Reliability.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1302
Contract Number N/A

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