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IEC 61701 Ed. 2.0 Salt mist corrosion testing of photovoltaic (PV) modules

Standard Number:  IEC 61701 Ed. 2.0
Title:  Salt mist corrosion testing of photovoltaic (PV) modules
Language:  English and French
Replacing Standard:  IEC 61701 Ed. 1.0

Status:  Current
International Classification for Standards (ICS)ENERGY AND HEAT TRANSFER ENGINEERING>>Solar energy engineering
Publisher:  International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)
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Number of Pages:29  

Description:IEC 61701-2011 salt mist corrosion testing of photovoltaic (pv) modules describes test sequences useful to determine the resistance of different PV modules to corrosion from salt mist containing Cl- (NaCl, MgCl2, etc.). All tests included in the sequences, except the bypass diode functionality test, are fully described in IEC 61215, IEC 61646, IEC 62108, IEC 61730-2 and IEC 60068-2-52. This Standard can be applied to both flat plate PV modules and concentrator PV modules and assemblies. Salt mist test is based on IEC 60068-2-52 rather than IEC 60068-2-11 as in edition 1 since the former standard is much more widely used in the electronic component field. According to this change the new edition 2 includes a cycling testing sequence that combines in each cycle a salt fog exposure followed by humidity storage under controlled temperature and relative humidity conditions. This testing sequence is more suitable to reflect the corrosion processes that happen in PV modules subjected to permanent or temporary corrosive atmospheres.  
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Tile in English:  Salt mist corrosion testing of photovoltaic (PV) modules

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