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Aug 24th, 2014
RIECIUM module from JA solar passes 500-hour PID test
A Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq:JASO) ("JA Solar" or the "Company"), one of the world's largest manufacturers of high-performance solar power products, announced that its highly efficient polycrystalline RIECIUM module passed the 500-hour Potential Induced Degradation (“PID”)Test conducted by TÜV SÜD, a world leader in testing and certification services.
The tests were conducted under extreme conditions of 85 degrees Celsius, 85% relative humidity and 1,000 volts of system voltage bias, with results showing less than 2% power degradation. These results are in accordance with the Company’s previous assurance that its RIECIUM modules are capable of passing double standard IEC62804 PID test which are conducted under conditions of 85 degrees Celsius, 85% relative humidity and 1,000 volts of system voltage bias, for a duration of 92 hours.
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