Ramping Up Rooftop, Reliably


With rooftop solar installations expected to reach close to 50% of global installations within the next five years, DuPont, Solar Power Portal and PV Tech recently completed a survey of 70 engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) firms, project developers, and installers in the UK, to better understand the industry’s concerns regarding rooftop solar installations.  It was clear from the results that reliability, quality and safety are top of mind.

Stephan Padlewski, marketing manager, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions, Europe, Middle East & Africa wrote an article recently published in Solar Business Focus UK, that describes the specific concerns in the survey results, and to address the key issues and best practices the industry can use to mitigate risk, including specifying proven materials to help ensure the safety, reliability and long term power output of rooftop solar installations.

Read the full article.

This article was originally published in the Solar Business Focus UK magazine, Vol.19 October 2015. The magazine is published by Solar Media Ltd, the owners and operators of the Solar Energy UK show the UK’s premier solar event, as well as multiple region-dedicated solar business and finance events, and the publishers of the global PV-Tech and UK Solar Power Portal web sites.

Solar Business Focus UK is the primary resource covering the needs of UK solar installers and regularly features industry veterans and detailed analysis of emerging market trends impacting on the UK Solar market place. It is published quarterly in print and digitally free of charge to qualified subscribers and all MCS installers as well as by paid subscription to other interested parties. Solar Media have made the full edition of the current edition where this article was first published available free of charge to those accessing from the DuPont web site here – Solar Business Focus UK Vol.19