Sharp Energy Solutions Europe introduces its latest guarantee terms. Effective from November 2023, these new guarantees reinforce Sharp's commitment to delivering exceptional quality and performance.
25-Year Product Guarantee for Rooftop Installations and Modules with a Black Frame and enhanced 15-Year Product Guarantee for Non-Rooftop Installations with Silver Frame Models.
A 25-year product guarantee is offered for customers who choose to install Sharp solar modules on rooftops or prefer modules with a black frame. This guarantee applies not only to rooftop installations but also to modules with a black frame, even when used in non-rooftop settings.
Customers who opt for non-rooftop installations with silver frame models are provided with a substantial 15-year product guarantee. This guarantee is a reflection of Sharp's dedication to serving a variety of customer preferences and offers peace of mind to those who select silver frame models for various applications.
The above mentioned product guarantees apply to modules installed in the EU and the countries of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iceland, Israel, Liechtenstein, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Norway, Serbia, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine and the United Kingdom. All other countries benefit from a 12-year product guarantee for all PV panels.
Power Output Guarantee
In addition to the extended product guarantees, Sharp Energy Solutions Europe offers industry-leading power output guarantees tailored to various panel types.
30-year linear power output guarantee with a guaranteed minimum power output on Pnom of 99% in the first year and a minimum of 87.5% in year 30.
Maximum annual degradation after the first year is capped at 0.4%.
Bifacial PERC Panels:
30-year linear power output guarantee with a guaranteed minimum power output on Pnom of 98% in the first year and a minimum of 85% in year 30.
Maximum annual degradation after the first year is capped at 0.45%.
Monofacial PERC Panels:
25-year linear power output guarantee with a guaranteed minimum power output on Pnom of 98% in the first year and a minimum of 85% in year 25.
Maximum annual degradation after the first year is capped at 0.54%.
"With these new guarantee terms, customers can invest in a sustainable future with the assurance that their investment is protected, both in terms of product durability and long-term power output stability, regardless of the module type or installation location," explained Klaus Schäfer, Manager Solar Service Support Department at Sharp Energy Solutions Europe.
About Sharp Energy Solutions
Sharp is one of the world's largest photovoltaic manufacturers and has been a driving force behind the use of photovoltaic technologies for 60 years. Sharp offers solar modules for the environmentally conscious energy production. To date, Sharp has delivered more than 50 million PV modules worldwide. Sharp’s portfolio of high-performance PV panels is built for residential, commercial, and free-field installations. Working with partners in advanced engineering sectors including aviation, astronautics, and the e-mobility industry, Sharp continuously proves innovative strength with new solar applications. Sharp has been active as an EPC in the project business worldwide, working alongside partners on the development of PV projects. Sharp seeks and acquires project rights at every development stage and offers partners direct access to production capacities and financing options.