Trina Solar Ltd. says its subsidiary, Changzhou Trina Solar Energy Co. Ltd., has signed a strategic partnership agreement with TUV Rheinland Group, Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) and China General Certification Centre (CGC).
This ‘Testing at Manufacturers Premises Scheme’ with TUV Rheinland and ‘Witness Test Data Program’ with UL will call for performing product certification tests within the company's Changzhou PV Testing Centre whereby, in accordance with IEC 17025, processes performed are witnessed by respective certification body engineers.
According to Trina, the arrangement will allow the company to introduce its newest certified product lines in the shortest time to its customers. In addition, CGC will partner with Trina Solar to provide in-house photovoltaic testing and certification services for end users in China and abroad.
SOURCE: Trina Solar Ltd.