Power and renewables

PV Reliability Workshop

SCADA data analytics for solar energy

Advancing photovoltaic technologies and the market to move the solar industry forward

The 2021 Photovoltaic Reliability Workshop, hosted by NREL, brings together key leaders and experts in the solar industry to discuss current issues, system and module reliability, improvements of PV technologies and advancements in the market.

Here from our speakers throughout the virtual event:

  • Catastrophic Weather and Insurance
    Monday, February 22 at 10:20 - 11:50 am CT
    Session Chair: Simran Raju, 
    Energy Analyst - Solar
  • A practical summary of PV module field degradation and failure
    Tuesday, February 23 at 8:15 am CT
    Kristine Sinclair, 
    Project Manager - Solar IE
  • Progress toward predictive maintenance of solar plants
    Tuesday, February 23 at 10:35 am CT
    Dana Olson, 
    Solar Segment Leader
  • Emerging Technologies Session B
    Friday, February 26 at 8:00 - 9:15 am CT
    Session Chair: Kristine Sinclair, 
    Project Manager - Solar IE
  • PV Useful Service Life Prediction
    Friday, February 26 at 10:20 - 11:50 am CT
    MinWah Leung, 
    Senior Engineer - Solar Technology
  • The challenges and possibilities for a 50-year module
    Friday, February 26 at 11:40 am CT
    Henry Hielsmair, 
    Principal Engineer - Solar

The 2021 Photovoltaic Reliability Workshop, hosted by NREL, brings together key leaders and experts in the solar industry to discuss current issues, system and module reliability, improvements of PV technologies and advancements in the market.

Here from our speakers throughout the virtual event:

  • Catastrophic Weather and Insurance
    Monday, February 22 at 10:20 - 11:50 am CT
    Session Chair: Simran Raju, 
    Energy Analyst - Solar
  • A practical summary of PV module field degradation and failure
    Tuesday, February 23 at 8:15 am CT
    Kristine Sinclair, 
    Project Manager - Solar IE
  • Progress toward predictive maintenance of solar plants
    Tuesday, February 23 at 10:35 am CT
    Dana Olson, 
    Solar Segment Leader
  • Emerging Technologies Session B
    Friday, February 26 at 8:00 - 9:15 am CT
    Session Chair: Kristine Sinclair, 
    Project Manager - Solar IE
  • PV Useful Service Life Prediction
    Friday, February 26 at 10:20 - 11:50 am CT
    MinWah Leung, 
    Senior Engineer - Solar Technology
  • The challenges and possibilities for a 50-year module
    Friday, February 26 at 11:40 am CT
    Henry Hielsmair, 
    Principal Engineer - Solar