Officina del Sole (O'Sole, i.e. Sun Workshop) is an innovative start-up, born from its founder’s passion for renewable energy and environmental subject matters. We offer a broad portfolio of services and perform research in the field of solar photovoltaic (PV) electricity.
Our main services are in the field of TESTING (field inspections and laboratory testing), TECHNICAL and FINANCIAL DUE DILIGENCE of solar PV plants for the SECONDARY MARKET.
Our research activities are devoted to the development of innovative methods, protocols and equipment for the testing of PV devices, analysis of long-term degradation mechanisms, development of smart-monitoring systems and demonstrative BIPV (Building-Integrated PV) projects.
Broader technical & financial advisory (repowering, smart-monitoring, innovative business models, etc.), TRAINING, scientific/technical dissemination.
1. Conflicts of interest? Listen to a supra-partes opinion.
2. Proven expertise all along the solar PV value chain.
3. A unique mix of expertise: testing, technology, research, design, finance, etc.
Development of innovative methods, protocols and equipment for the testing of solar PV devices. Accurate and precise measures allow us to considerably mitigate risks in the technical and economical assesment of solar PV systems and components.Contact us
1. PV plants site inspections
2. Technical/financial due diligence
3. Field testing
4. Laboratory testing
5. Advisory + training
6. High-accuracy monitoring
7. Innovative solar products
Testing, diagnostics, analysis: systems/components and performance indexes.
For the secondary market: Administrative review, warranties, review of O&M contracts, actual vs expected el. production, forecasting of future electricity production (kWh/y) & cash flows (€/y)
Testing with traceable & calibrated equipment, innovative methodologies, uncertainty analysis, etc.
Services for labs, IEC testing performed with partner ISO 17025-accredited testing lab, …
Repowering, energy-yield optimization, technology, warranties, BIPV, …
Development of high-accuracy monitoring systems, analysis, ...
Module for BIPV, special applications, extended life-time (35+), …