JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq:JASO) (“JA Solar” or the “Company”) is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of high-performance solar power products.
JA Solar Is a leading manufacturer of high-performance solar power products that convert sunlight into electricity for residential, commercial, and utility-scale power generation. The Company is one of the world’s largest producers of solar cells. Its standard and high-efficiency product offerings are among the most powerful and cost-effective in the industry. The Company also produces solar modules that it distributes under its own brand and produces on behalf of solar manufacturers globally. The Company shipped 1.69 GW of solar power products in 2011. JA Solar is headquartered in Shanghai, China, and maintains production facilities in Shanghai, as well as Hebei, Jiangsu and Anhui provinces.
As we see across the world, solar Power is here to stay and only increase over time.
They announced that its multicrystalline and monocrystalline PV modules (solar panels) successfully passed Potential Induced Degradation (PID) tests conducted by TÜV SÜD, one of the world’s leading providers of testing and certification services.
JA Solar’s modules were tested under extreme conditions, including temperatures of 85 degrees Celsius, 85% relative humidity, and 1,000 volts of system bias voltage, for a duration of 96 hours. Test results showed less than 1% power degradation in the modules.
This means that these panels will stand the test of time.
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