Solland Sunweb module receives IEC standard from VDE

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Solland Solar and Schott Solar’s back-contact module has received IEC standard certification from the German Association for Electrical, Electronic and Information Technologies (VDE).

By securing the IEC’s 61215 (ed.2) and 61730 standards, the Solland Sunweb module has become the first fully certified, mass produced module to use cells manufactured with Metal Wrap Through (MWT) technology.

The next step in the product’s evolution will involve pilot manufacturing the Sunweb module before eventually bringing it to market. Solland and Schott are also planning on further developing their back-contact technology and incorporating Schott’s high-efficiency monocrystalline cells with MWT technology.

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