Andreas Runkel | N/A Antaris solar receives mcs certification for black module series Fri, 09 Dec 2011 13:00:00 GMT Waldaschaff, Germany, 08 December 2011. ANTARIS SOLAR, German provider of high quality photovoltaic technology, has received the UK’s Microgeneration Certificate (MCS) for its range of all-black mono-crystalline modules.  Made up of black mono-crystalline PV cells, black frames and black backing sheets the all-black modules of ANTARIS SOLAR are elegantly designed and can be integrated harmoniously into various types of roof surface. They make it possible to apply high end photovoltaic technology in buildings with ambitious architectural design. ANTARIS SOLAR offers its all-black modules with outputs ranging from 190 Wp.“We have seen growing demand for solar panels that are not only highly efficient in performance but also compatible with the look and feel of customers’ roofs and to meet the requirements of planning authorities. With our MCS-certified ANTARIS SOLAR black modules we can now satisfy this market demand”, says Andrew Moore, ANTARIS SOLAR country manager for UK and Ireland.The MCS certification is granted by the British Standards Institute (BSI), the UK’s main testing authority, and requires detailed testing of production processes and product performance. The MCS certification confirms that tested products comply with the technical standards applicable in the UK. Besides its range of all-black PV modules ANTARIS SOLAR is represented in the UK and Ireland market with an extensive range of standard mono- and polycrystalline high-performance modules with outputs ranging between190 and 230 Wp. The ANTARIS SOLAR GroupThe ANTARIS SOLAR Group ( is one of the leading providers of cutting edge solar technology in Germany and Europe. ANTARIS SOLAR combines wholesale services with large-scale turnkey projects – ranging from project development and planning to project implementation. The corporate group also operates Europe’s largest Web shop for photovoltaic products ( headquarters of the ANTARIS SOLAR Group are located in Waldaschaff, near Aschaffenburg, Bavaria. In addition, the corporate group also has foreign subsidiaries in Switzerland, the Czech Republic, Italy, France, the UK, and the USA.In order to promote the deployment of high quality PV technology in the UK ANTARIS SOLAR is partnering with Ecomerchant, the sustainable trading arm of Burdens Ltd.  and provider of eco-friendly construction products in the UK. ANTARIS SOLARAndrew Moore Country Manager UK and IrelandCapital Point, 33 Bath Road, Slough, Berkshire SL1 3UF Tel: +44 (0) 1753 contact:ANTARIS SOLAR Head OfficeDr. Andreas RunkelAm Heerbach 563857 WaldaschaffGermanyTel.: +49 (0) 6095-950-334Fax: + 49 (0) 6095-950-521 Email: Technology