By Anthony Capkun
June 20, 2017 – Intertek is warning the market that its Authorization to Mark (ATM) for flat-plate photovoltaic modules (Ref. SH11031298-001) dated August 16, 2011, is invalid and, in fact, has been determined to be counterfeit.
This product has not been evaluated by Intertek, and it is unknown whether it complies with applicable regulatory requirements.
Identifying information regarding invalid/counterfeit test report
Title: ATM for Flat-Plate Photovoltaic Modules for brand name Yangtze Solar
Job Reference Number: 4003042
Date: ATM Issued: 16-Aug-2011
Product: Flat-Plate Photovoltaic Modules
Company: Yangtze Solar Power Co. Ltd.
Standards Referenced: Standard for Flat-Plate Photovoltaic Modules and Panels UL 1703-Third Edition, March 15, 2002, with revisions through May 23, 2011. Requirements for Flat-Plate Photovoltaic Modules and Panels, ULC/ORD-C1703- 01-First Edition, amended October 2001.
— Photo shows a portion of the first page of the invalid/counterfeit document, provided for reference.