Solar and Photovoltaic

Power generation from solar energy is booming all over the world. Safety, quality, durability and reliability are indispensable prerequisites for success in the photovoltaic market. For over 20 years TÜV Rheinland PTL has been the leading provider of safety testing, performance testing, and market certification for the photovoltaic marketplace.

Our comprehensive service offerings can support each sector of the photovoltaic marketplace - from supply chain to investment and installation - from initial manufacturing to final product, our experts can help. At TUV Rheinland PTL we provide the local support, with global market access reach.

We are an ISO 17025 accredited laboratory by the American Association for Laboratory accreditation – A2LA. The lab performs tests of many critical standards that are needed to bring your product to market, including IEC 61215, IEC 61646, IEC 61730, IEC 62108, ANSI/UL 1703 and PowerMark.

Concentrating Solar Power

TÜV Rheinland can assist energy companies and manufacturers obtain certification for CSP technology

Inverter/Converter Testing and Certification

Inverter / Converter Testing and Certification

Testing, listing and certification of inverter/converter and power system components.

Outdoor Solar Testing Facility in Tempe, Arizona

Outdoor Solar Test Facility – Tempe, Arizona, USA

A global network of outdoor test facilities for real-world evaluation of components and systems.

Photovoltaic Components

Let TÜV Rheinland, market leader in testing Photovoltaic products, test your Photovoltaic components

Photovoltaic Modules

TÜV Rheinland offers a wide range of services for the testing and certification of your PV modules

Photovoltaic Power Rating Suite

Power Rating Suite

A comprehensive model that goes beyond typical module characterization testing required of manufacturers

Solar Power Stations

Ensure safety and reliability with TÜV Rheinland's testing and evaluation of Solar Power Stations

Solar Racks and Trackers

Solar Racks and Trackers

Certify your solar racks and trackers with qualified testing by TÜV Rheinland.

Solar Thermal Services

TÜV Rheinland provides testing and certification services for Solar Thermal Systems