June 20th, 2017

New Inverters Benefit from the Updated UL 62109 Standard

The integration of photovoltaic (PV), energy storage systems, and increased levels of distributed generation requires that standards, codes and deployment guidelines improve and advance. This must happen in parallel with technological innovation and the increased demand for cleaner energy. As PV systems become more intelligent and commonplace in electrical power systems, they must also become… read more

June 20th, 2017

Keeping In Pace With Photovoltaic Technologies

Approximately 12 years after the first edition of IEC 61730 was published, the second edition was published in 2016. By relying on concepts in IEC horizontal standards such as IEC 60664 and IEC 61140, the revision to IEC 61730 addresses changes in photovoltaic (PV) module technologies and includes several new updates. Worldwide PV capacity continues… read more

May 22nd, 2017

Power Struggle

Both offshore wind and solar (PV) have been seen as good renewable energy options in the U.S., but over the last decade, solar has taken greater strides. In part, government incentives have helped fuel this demand as PV costs have decreased by more than 50% and over 15 GW of capacity were added in 2015… read more

May 18th, 2017
Stationary Storage Battery Systems: New technologies and applications present new safety challenges
April 5th, 2017
The First Certified Residential Inverter
April 5th, 2017
Drones – Taking Safety to New Heights
March 7th, 2017
Reading the Wind
March 6th, 2017
Helping to Ensure the Safety of Portable Power
February 7th, 2017
UL, Huawei, and the Energy of Tomorrow
February 7th, 2017
New Global Meter Testing Accreditation at UL Singapore