PVflex Solar has completed comprehensive field tests on flat roofs, becoming the first European supplier to obtain IEC 61646 and 61730 certification for its flexible CIGS module, reports Design-BuildSolar.
Erik Theilig, CEO of PVflex Solar, said: “We have been developing and refining our technology since 2006, with a clear focus on meeting the requirements of our roofing industry partners. Now we are working on the market introduction in close cooperation with market-leading manufacturers of roofing materials. Our unique cost advantages and unrivaled ease of installation are likely to generate high awareness and acceptance for our product in the marketplace.”
The flexible modules have been developed especially for bonding on flat and curved roofs for commercial and industrial rooftop applications in particular.