PID: mechanisms, recognition and mitigation

16 February - 9amPST - noon EST - 6pm CET


Join us in this one-hour, complimentary webinar.

Program:

  • Brief introduction
    Eelco Hoogduin /// Project Manager - Solarplaza

  • Presentation of Module Degradation Results Across Multiple Stress Tests
    Jenya Meydbray /// VP Strategy & Business Development - DNV GL

    • What is Potential Induced Degradation (PID) in PV modules
    • PID statistics from lab data
    • How negative grounding prevents PID
  • Actual case (Field data) of PID
    Adrián Ramos /// Sr. Business Developer - Omron

    • Method for identification and mitigation (PID Box)
    • Announcing UL certified, PID-preventive Inverter release by OMRON in 2017
ADRIÁN RAMOS /// SR. BUSINESS DEVELOPER - OMRON
Adrián Ramos works for Omron as a Senior Business Developer in the Environmental Solution Business (ESB) division. He is responsible for the new business strategy development and leadership; partnerships, customer interaction and product innovation, particularly to North America. He has worked as technical PV asset manager of a portfolio over 150MW in Italy and been responsible of the largest operational PV plant in Bulgaria. He has also contributed as Site Manager to the construction of a 10MW PV facility in France. In addition to that, Adrian has provided PV designs, technical due diligences and onsite technical audits to several hundreds of PV solar MWs. He holds a Master of Engineering in Energy Technologies from the Carlos III University of Madrid and a Master in Economics from UNED.
ADRIÁN RAMOS
SENIOR BUSINESS DEVELOPER /// OMRON

JENYA MEYDBRAY /// VP STRATEGY & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT - DNV GL
Jenya Meydbray is the VP of Strategy and Business Development for DNV GL’s Laboratory Services group. Formerly the co-founder and CEO of PV Evolution Labs (PVEL), Jenya successfully ramped and sold the first laboratory business in the US focused on supporting the solar financial community. He has worked on developing methods of evaluating PV performance for power plant level risk assessment and mitigation. Prior to founding PVEL, Jenya was the Senior Quality and Reliability Engineer at SunPower where he developed accelerated test methods for high efficiency solar cells and modules. Jenya began his career at NASA Ames Research Center's hyper-gravity facilities. Jenya received an MS and BS at Boston University and UC Santa Cruz, respectively, and holds two photovoltaic-related patents. He has authored many articles and regularly speaks at conferences. Jenya is an Advisory Board Member to NREL's International PV Module Quality Assurance Task Force and serves on the Board of Directors of PVComplete, a solar design software company.
JENYA MEYDBRAY
VP STRATEGY & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT /// DNV GL

EELCO HOOGDUIN /// PROJECT MANAGER - SOLARPLAZA
A short bio will follow soon...
EELCO HOOGDUIN
PROJECT MANAGER /// SOLARPLAZA

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