Element combines years of outdoor solar testing experience with advanced simulation equipment to perform solar and solar thermal testing in a controlled environment and give you results closer to real product behavior in its final application. 

From laboratory testing of insulating materials to thermal performance field measurements of solar energy systems, we ensure that your products are safe, reliable, and fit for purpose for any application, in any condition. Our experts have years of experience in the construction and building product industry and can help you understand how solar heat, combined with other atmospheric agents, will affect your material or product over time.

All of our solar testing services are provided according to the national and international standards established by SRCC, ISO, ASHRAE, CSA, FSEC, IEC, and ULC/UL. We can also develop customized solutions to fit your specific goals.

The Element advantage

Element operates a National Solar Test Facility (NSTF), one of North America's leading centers for solar testing services and the rating of green energy technologies. We are accredited by the Solar Rating and Certification Corporation (SRCC) and the Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) to conduct their solar thermal certification programs. These accreditations demonstrate a high technical competence and a consistently reliable service. 

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