IEA-PVPS Task 12
PV Environmental Health And Safety

The IEA Photovoltaic Power Systems Programme (IEA-PVPS) is one of the collaborative R&D Agreements established (in 1993) within the International Energy Agency. 

The mission of the IEA-PVPS programme is: "To enhance the international collaboration efforts which accelerate the development and deployment of photovoltaic solar energy as a significant and sustainable renewable energy option."

It is divided into 12 individual research projects (Tasks), each covering a different topic. For more information on the organisation and the objectives of the PVPS agreement and the different tasks and their outcomes, please visit the IEA-PVPS website. More detailed information about the IEA-PVPS Programme can be found in the Annual Reports.