18 Jun 2020 .

Useful life of PV systems: How to avoid a mid-life crisis

Historically, many PV plants were designed and financed with a 20-25-year useful life
in mind. This was driven by PV modules, which were historically the most expensive component of the system and typically carry 25-year warranties. In recent years, this trend has shifted towards considering PV plants in terms of 30-40 year lifetimes, especially as the cost of modules has fallen.

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