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Programme PV Module Forum 2020

Tuesday, 18 February 2020

09:00 - 10:30 Welcome and Registration
10:30 - 10:35About this ForumFlorian Reil,
Chairman of the Forum
TÜV Rheinland Energy GmbHCologne,
Germany
10:35 - 10:40Welcome by EnergyAgency.NRWDr. Benedikt Rösen EnergyAgency.NRWDüsseldorf,
Germany
Session 1 The Increasing Role of PV
Session Chairs:
Carl-Georg Graf von Buquoy, EnergyAgency.NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany
Dr. Benedikt Rösen, EnergyAgency.NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany
10:40 - 11:10 1.1Global PV Market Analysis and Recent Developments Izumi KaizukaRTS CorporationTokyo,
Japan
11:10 - 11:40 1.2Solar Photovoltaic Electricity Generation: A Lifeline for the European Coal Regions in Transition Dr. Nigel TaylorJoint Research Centre (JRC)Ispra,
Italy
11:40 - 12:00 1.3The Time for PV to Unleash its Full Economical Potential has Finally ComeDr. Benedikt OrtmannBayWa r.e. Solar Projects GmbHFreiburg,
Germany
12:00 - 12:30Q&A
12:30 - 12:36Sponsor presentations
12:45 - 14:00Lunch
Visit Poster & Exhibition
Session 2 PV Modules for Upcoming Applications
Session Chairs:
Dr. Marc Köntges, Institute for Solar Energy Research Hamelin, Emmerthal, Germany
Christof Erban, SUNOVATION Produktion GmbH, Germany
14:00 - 14:202.1High Power PV Modules – Hot Shaded Cells tbcCanadian Solar EMEA GmbHMunich,
Germany
14:20 - 14:402.2Interconnect Shingling, Seamless, Gapless or Paved PV ModulesHenning Schulte HuxelInstitute for Solar Energy Research Hamelin (ISFH)Emmerthal,
Germany
14:40 - 15:002.3Requirements on Floating PV ModulesDr. Børge BjørneklettOcean Sun ASLysaker,
Norway
15:00 - 15:202.4Special Requirements for Vehicle Integrated Photovoltaic ModulesDr. Bonna NewmanTNO (Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research)Petten,
Netherlands
15:20 - 15:40Q&A
15:40 - 15:46Sponsor presentations
15:50 - 16:30Coffee Break
Session 3 Quality and Reliability
Session Chairs:
Dr. David Moser, EURAC Research, Bolzano, Italy
Dr. Ana Rosa Lagunas, CENTRO NACIONAL DE ENERGÍAS RENOVABLES, Sarriguren, Spain
16:30 - 16:503.1LeTID Risks during PERC Cell Process and Regeneration StrategiesDr. Radovan KopecekInternational Solar Energy Research Center (ISC)Konstanz,
Germany
16:50 - 17:103.2LeTID – Detection and Regeneration in the FieldIngo KlutePV-Experts.coWörrstadt,
Germany
17:10 - 17:303.3PERC Modules – Measurement Uncertainties, Reliability and Field ExperienceDr. Max B. KöntoppHanwha Q CELLS GmbHThalheim,
Germany
17:30 - 17:503.4 PID on Bifacial PV ModulesDr. Volker NaumannFraunhofer Center for Silicon-Photovoltaics CSPHalle,
Germany
17:50 - 18:10Q&A
18:10 - 18:16Sponsor presentations
18:20 - 19:00Poster Exhibition
19:00 - 19:30Networing before Dinner
with Invitation by
the Global Field Manager Solar
Frank Piller,
General Manager
TUV Rheinland Japan Ltd.Yokohama,
Japan
19:30Dinner

Wednesday, 19 February 2020

Session 4 Advanced PV Energy Rating
Session Chairs:
Dr. Stefan Winter, PTB, Braunschweig, Germany
Dr. Werner Herrmann, TÜV Rheinland Energy GmbH, Cologne, Germany
09:00 - 09:10Introduction to EU PV-ENERATE Project Dr. Stefan WinterPhysikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB)Braunschweig,
Germany
09:10 - 09:304.1Accurancy, Cost and Sensitivity Analysis of PV Energy RatingDr. James BlakesleyNational Physics Laboratory (NPL)Teddington,
UK
09:30 - 09:504.2Experience with NMOT Measurements of BIPV Modules              Gabi FriesenScuola Universitaria Professionale della Svizzera Italiana (SUPSI)Canobbio,
Switzerland
09:50 - 10:104.3Spectral Response Measurements using LED Simulator Dr. Hendrik SträterPhysikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB)Braunschweig,
Germany
10:10 - 10:304.4Energy Rating for Bifacial PVDr. Christian ReiseFraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE)Freiburg,
Germany
10:30 - 10:45Q&A
10:45 - 11:30Coffee Break
Session 5 PV Field Experiences
Session Chairs:
Ulrike Jahn, TÜV Rheinland Energy GmbH, Cologne, Germany
Willi Ernst, Biohaus-Stiftung, Paderborn, Germany
11:30 - 12:005.1Floating PV Systems - Energy Yields and Operational Experiences (Key note)Dr. Thomas ReindlSolar Energy Research Institute of Singapore (SERIS)Singapore
12:00 - 12:205.2Agro-Photovoltaics - Optimization of PV and Photosynthesis YieldsBoris Farnung Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE)Freiburg,
Germany
12:20 - 12:405.3Solar Trackers and BifacialityDr. José Antonio TeruelSoltec Energias Renovables S.L.Madrid,
Spain
12:40 - 13:005.4Early Field Experiences of PV Modules using Perovskites Dr. Fan BinGCL System Integration Technology Co., Ltd.Suzhou,
China
13:00 - 13:15Q&A
13:15 - 14:15Lunch
Visit Poster and Exhibition
Session 6 International Standardization Activities
Session Chair:
Dr. Tony Sample, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy
14:15 - 14:25Introduction to IEC Standardisation ActivitiesDr. Tony SampleJoint Research Centre, IspraEuropean Commission
14:25 - 14:556.1IEC TS 63209 Extended-Stress Testing of Photovoltaic Modules for Risk Analysis Dr. Sarah Kurtz
(invited)
University of CaliforniaMerced, CA,
USA
14:55 - 15:256.2IEC TS 63126 Guidelines for Qualifying PV Modules, Components and Materials for Operation at High TemperaturesKent Whitfield
(invited)
NEXTracker, Inc.Mountain View, CA,
USA
15:25 - 15:556.32PFG for LeTID Testing (standardization) Dr. Christos MonokroussosTÜV Rheinland (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.Shanghai,
China
15:55 - 16:10Q&A
16:10 - 16:15ClosingFlorian Reil,
Chairman of the Forum
TÜV Rheinland Energy GmbHCologne,
Germany
16:15End of PV Module Forum 2020

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