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1.  Kurtz, S.; Jordan, D. (2015). Quantifying Risk Through Bankability Reports. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5J00-61608.

2.  Ulbrich, C.; Jordan, D. C.; Kurtz, S. R.; Gerber, A.; Rau, U. (2015). Direct Analysis of the Current Density vs. Voltage Curves of a CdTe Module During Outdoor Exposure. Solar Energy. Vol. 113, March 2015; pp. 88-100; NREL Report No. JA-5J00-62090. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2014.12.004

3.  Jordan, D. C.; Kurtz, S. R. (2015). Field Performance of 1.7 GW of Photovoltaic Systems. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. Vol. 5(1), January 2015; pp. 243-249; NREL Report No. JA-5J00-61210. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JPHOTOV.2014.2361667


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4.  Jordan, D. C.; Kurtz, S. R. (2014). Reliability and Geographic Trends of 50,000 Photovoltaic Systems in the USA: Preprint. 10 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5J00-62801.

5.  Kurtz, S.; Krishnani, P.; Freeman, J.; Flottemesch, R.; Riley, E.; Dierauf, T.; Newmiller, J.; Ngan, L.; Jordan, D.; Kimber, A. (2014). PV System Energy Test. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (PVSC), 8-13 June 2014, Denver, Colorado. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 879-884; NREL Report No. CP-5J00-61319. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2014.6925055

6.  Cronin, A.; Pulver, S.; Cormode, D.; Jordan, D.; Kurtz, S.; Smith, R. (2014). Measuring Degradation Rates of PV Systems Without Irradiance Data. Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications. Vol. 22(8), August 2014; pp. 851-862; NREL Report No. JA-520-49385. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pip.2310

7.  Ulbrich, C.; Kurtz, S.; Jordan, D.; Gorig, M.; Gerber, A.; Rau, U. (2014). Direct Analysis of the Current-Voltage Curves of Outdoor-Degrading Modules. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (PVSC), 8-13 June 2014, Denver, Colorado. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 2856-2861; NREL Report No. CP-5J00-61306. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2014.6925527

8.  Drury, E.; Jenkin, T.; Jordan, D.; Margolis, R. (2014). Photovoltaic Investment Risk and Uncertainty for Residential Customers. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. Vol. 4(1), January 2014; pp. 278-284; NREL Report No. JA-6A20-59041. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JPHOTOV.2013.2280469

9.  Ngan, L.; Strevel, N.; Passow, K.; Panchula, A. F.; Jordan, D. (2014). Performance Characterization of Cadmium Telluride Modules Validated by Utility-Scale and Test Systems. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (PVSC), 8-13 June 2014, Denver, Colorado. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 1957-1962; NREL Report No. CP-5J00-61268. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2014.6925309


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10.  Jordan, D. C.; Kurtz, S. R.; Hansen, C. (2014). Uncertainty Analysis for Photovoltaic Degradation Rates (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-5200-61449.


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11.  Jordan, D.; Kurtz, S. (2014). Recent Photovoltaic Performance Data in the USA (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 17 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-5200-61446.

12.  Jordan, D.; Kurtz, S. (2014). Dark Horse of Evaluating Long-Term Field Performance - Data Filtering. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. Vol. 4(1), January 2014; pp. 317-323; NREL Report No. JA-5200-57898. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JPHOTOV.2013.2282741


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13.  Jordan, D; Kurtz, S.; Ulbrich, C.; Gerber, A.; Rau, U. (2014). Direct Analysis of JV-Curves Applied to an Outdoor-Degrading CdTe Module (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 27 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-5200-61450.


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14.  Jordan, D.; Kempe, M.; Miller, D.; Packard, C.; Wohlgemuth, J.; Kurtz, S. (2013). Observed Field Failures and Reported Degradation Rates (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 29 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-5200-59296.

15.  Hacke, P.; Smith, R.; Terwilliger, K.; Glick, S.; Jordan, D.; Johnston, S.; Kempe, M.; Kurtz, S. (2013). Acceleration Factor Determination for Potential-Induced Degradation in Crystalline Silicon PV Modules. Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS), 14-18 April 2013, Anaheim, California. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 4B.1.1-4B.1.5; NREL Report No. CP-5200-58058. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IRPS.2013.6532009


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16.  Kurtz, S.; Wohlgemuth, J.; Kempe, M.; Bosco, N.; Hacke, P.; Jordan, D.; Miller, D. (2013). Defining a Technical Basis for Confidence in PV Investments - A Pathway to Service Life Prediction (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 42 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-5200-60554.


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17.  Kurtz, S.; Wohlgemuth, J.; Kempe, M.; Bosco, N.; Hacke, P.; Jordan, D.; Miller, D. (2013). Proposals for 'Qualification Plus' Tests and Comparative Rating System (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 34 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-5200-60718.


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18.  Kurtz, S.; Wohlgemuth, J.; Kempe, M.; Bosco, N.; Hacke, P.; Jordan, D.; Miller, D. C.; Silverman, T. J.; Phillips, N.; Earnest, T.; Romero, R. (2013). Photovoltaic Module Qualification Plus Testing. 30 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5200-60950.


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19.  Jordan, D. C.; Sekulic, B.; Kurtz, S. R. (2013). Impact and Detection of Pyranometer Failure on PV Performance (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-5200-58377.

20.  Davis, K. O.; Kurtz, S. R.; Jordan, D. C.; Wohlgemuth, J. H.; Sorloaica-Hickman, N. (2013). Multi-Pronged Analysis of Degradation Rates of Photovoltaic Modules and Arrays Deployed in Florida. Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications. Vol. 21(4), June 2013; pp. 702-712; NREL Report No. JA-5200-51769. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pip.2154

21.  Jordan, D. C.; Kurtz, S. R. (2013). Photovoltaic Degradation Rates - An Analytical Review. Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications. Vol. 21(1), January 2013; pp. 12-29; NREL Report No. JA-5200-58443. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pip.1182

22.  Kurtz, S.; Wohlgemuth, J.; Yamamichi, M.; Sample, T.; Miller, D.; Meakin, D.; Monokroussos, C.; TamizhMani, M.; Kempe, M.; Jordan, D.; Bosco, N.; Hacke, P.; Bermudez, V.; Kondo, M. (2013). Framework for a Comparative Accelerated Testing Standard for PV Modules. 2013 IEEE 39th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 16-21 June 2013, Tampa, Florida. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 0132-0138; NREL Report No. CP-5200-61941. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2013.6744114

23.  Hacke, P.; Smith, R.; Terwilliger, K.; Glick, S.; Jordan, D.; Johnston, S.; Kempe, M.; Kurtz, S. (2013). Testing and Analysis for Lifetime Prediction of Crystalline Silicon PV Modules Undergoing Degradation by System Voltage Stress. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. Vol. 3(1), January 2013; pp. 246-253; NREL Report No. JA-5200-59072. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JPHOTOV.2012.2222351


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24.  Kurtz, S.; Wohlgemuth, J.; Yamamichi, M.; Sample, T.; Miller, D.; Meakin, D.; Monokroussos, C.; TamizhMani, M.; Kempe, M.; Jordan, D.; Bosco, N.; Hacke, P.; Bermudez, V.; Kondo, M. (2013). Framework for a Comparative Accelerated Testing Standard for PV Modules: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5200-57838.


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25.  Smith, R. M.; Jordan, D. C.; Kurtz, S. R. (2012). Outdoor PV Module Degradation of Current-Voltage Parameters: Preprint. 9 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5200-53713.



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