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UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Mark on Photovoltaic Panels (Release 14PN-16)

August 22, 2014

NORTHBROOK, IL – August 22, 2014 – The following is a notification from UL that the photovoltaic panel identified below bears a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States and Canada. The photovoltaic (solar) panel has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and it is unknown if this photovoltaic panel complies with any safety requirements.

Name of Product:
AstralENERGY 250W
Model AE-CR250WP

Engineered Systems Inc.
AstralEnergy Solar Manufacturing Company
2755 Lauzon Parkway
Windsor, Ontario CANADA   N8T 3H5

The product bears a label with a counterfeit UL Classification Mark for the United States and Canada and the following:

AstralEnergy 250W
High Density – Polycrystalline Solar Photovoltaic Panel
Model AE-CR250WP


Assembled in Windsor, Ontario, Canada by AstralENERGY
Solar Manufacturing Company Incorporated

The label on the product appears as follows:


Sold at:  Known to be sold and installed by Engineered Systems Inc. May have been sold by others.