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Supply Chain and Innovation

Your Backsheet is Backed by Honeywell’s Supply Chain and Innovation

By choosing Honeywell, you can be confident in our more than 30-year history of being a reliable, innovative supplier of materials to some of the world’s most recognized brands.

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A Global Leader in Technologies for the Energy Industry

Honeywell is a global leader in providing energy-efficient technologies, and we have more than 100 years of experience in developing energy-conserving products and services. Currently, more than 50 percent of our portfolio is linked to energy efficiency, and Honeywell is one of only four Fortune 1000 companies to have its own energy services company.

Honeywell plays a role in both the creation of durable, efficient solar panels and the installation and monitoring of solar projects.

For module manufacturers, Honeywell is a leading manufacturer of high-performance barrier films based on our 30-year history of manufacturing products for food packaging, industrial applications and pharmaceutical packaging, including blister packages that protect some of the world’s most important medicines.

We’ve used this experience to provide the photovoltaics industry with backing systems that:

As a key supplier to photovoltaic module manufacturers, we:

To learn more, or to receive your sample of PowerShield 3W, contact us today.

Count on the Honeywell Supply Chain

Honeywell’s world-class supply chain and decades of experience as the world’s leading manufacturer of advanced films allows us to provide photovoltaic module producers with end-to-end backing system solutions.

For module makers, this means:

  • Single point of contact for every item in your backsheet construction: Honeywell
  • Increased security of supply – Honeywell has greater visibility into raw materials markets
  • Honeywell can grow with you – and the entire photovoltaics industry

Contact us to learn more about how Honeywell can meet your needs.

Meeting the Industry’s Future Needs

PowerShield 3W is our third-generation backsheet that is based on Honeywell’s more than 30 years of experience as the world’s leading manufacturer of high-barrier films.

Our product design is based on the photovoltaic industry’s growing needs for:

We have a global team of experts that are working on the future challenges the industry faces, including:

  • Optimized cost/performance design
  • Thermal management
  • Aesthetics

Contact us to learn more about future innovations from Honeywell PowerShield.

PowerShield Is Designed to Perform

Honeywell designs its PowerShield backsheets to meet and exceed specific performance criteria, including:

In fact, our latest backsheet, PowerShield 3W, contains a proprietary adhesive that makes it more durable than the competition.

Our team of researchers is constantly innovating to deliver backing systems that add value to photovoltaic modules.

Contact us today to learn how PowerShield can help your modules perform better.

Count on our Broad Solar Industry Experience

In addition to manufacturing the PowerShield line of backing systems, Honeywell is one of only four Fortune 1000 companies to have its own energy services company and we install and monitor solar projects.

Through these services, Honeywell helps customers around the world produce their own solar energy, decreasing their dependence on traditional energy sources and reducing their carbon footprint. Just some of our high-profile solar installation projects include:

  • Luke Air Force Base in Glendale, Arizona
  • Pleasanton Unified School
  • District in Pleasanton, California
  • Fort Dix in New Jersey, which is one of the largest solar projects for the Army – it has 3,200 photovoltaic panels that generate approximately 815,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity annually, enough to power more than 75 homes per year.

In addition, our Electronic Chemicals business also manufactures a variety of products for solar cell manufacturing, including:

  • Thermocouples
  • Printable dopants
  • Hydrofluoric acid

5about how to leverage Honeywell’s broad industry expertise.