Posts tagged as module

Choice of PV backsheet material affects module life

DuPont Photovoltaic and Advanced Materials’ (DuPont’s) 2019 Global Field Reliability Study shows that the choice of backsheet material used on PV modules can result in significant degradation and negatively impact solar module performance. The report lays out failures with PET, polyamide and PVDF backsheets and issues with glass-on-glass modules. The report also highlights trends in […]

NASA’s Orion Spacecraft nears completion

  NASA is making steady progress on its Orion spacecraft in preparation for the capsule’s first trip to space in December 2014. Orion is built to take humans further than ever before. It will serve as the exploration vehicle that will carry the crew to space, provide emergency abort capability, sustain the crew during the […]