The U.S. DOE Regional Test Centers for Solar Technologies help to validate photovoltaic (PV) technologies in a range of different climates.



Supporting the Sunshot Initiative

Supporting the DOE SunShot Initiative by helping accelerate technological evolution in the energy sector and increasing PV deployment.  Learn More


Providing independently validated performance data to support the commercialization of prototype PV technologies.  Learn More


Producing a set of standardized protocols for PV system validation, applicable to different climates and settings.   Learn More