Inverters

Trends and best practices for installing solar PV inverters. Coverage includes string inverters, central inverters, microinverters, DC optimizers, rapid shutdown and more.

The toll of tariffs: CPS America explains how it has mitigated costs to this point and what comes next for customers

The toll of tariffs: CPS America explains how it has mitigated costs to this point and what comes next for customers

September 12, 2019 at 3:08 pm 0 comments

  CPS America sent a letter to its customers this week to update them on the recent tariff increases and actions it has taken to this point (and will need to keep taking) to reduce the burden on its customers. The letter is an inside look at the toll theRead More

Level Up: Fronius shares four inverter trends taking residential solar to the next level

Level Up: Fronius shares four inverter trends taking residential solar to the next level

September 12, 2019 at 11:01 am 0 comments

Inverter specialist Fronius has been diligently preparing a suite of new soft- and hardware solutions for residential and commercial solar applications, including an all-new single-phase inverter generation, that they believe will take solar to the “next level.” In this Solar Business Builder white paper, Fronius explains the four attributes thatRead More

Ginlong Solis to debut a new utility-scale solar inverter at SPI 2019

Ginlong Solis to debut a new utility-scale solar inverter at SPI 2019

September 11, 2019 at 12:25 pm 0 comments

Ginlong Technologies, a global leader in photovoltaic string inverter manufacturing, expands its Solis portfolio with a new utility-scale solution for the U.S. solar market. The Solis 125-kW 1500V three-phase string inverter will make its debut at the Solar Power International exhibit Sept. 23 through 26 in Salt Lake City, Utah.Read More

APsystems reminds you it has the most powerful solar microinverter on the market at SPI

APsystems reminds you it has the most powerful solar microinverter on the market at SPI

August 29, 2019 at 9:41 am 0 comments

Booth 2336 For nearly 10 years, APsystems has been a leader in power conversion products for the global solar PV industry and boasts the world’s best-selling multi-module microinverters. Founded in Silicon Valley in 2010, APsystems has grown to encompass three global business units with offices around the world, serving customersRead More

BloombergNEF survey shows Sungrow inverters rate at 100 percent bankablility

BloombergNEF survey shows Sungrow inverters rate at 100 percent bankablility

August 26, 2019 at 1:39 pm 0 comments

BloombergNEF has rated Sungrow as 100% bankable among inverter firms in its latest survey. The BloombergNEF bankability survey asked banks, developers and technical due diligence firms, which brands out of 17 inverter manufacturers they considered bankable. The survey highlights the creditworthiness and reliability of partnering with Sungrow considering comprehensive dimensionsRead More

Ginlong now ranks third among Chinese inverter exports

Ginlong now ranks third among Chinese inverter exports

August 26, 2019 at 10:27 am 0 comments

According to EnergyTrend, China exported $1.3 billion (USD) in inverters during the first half of 2019, with the country’s top five inverter manufacturers accounting for 36 percent of total export value. Photovoltaic inverter manufacturing Ginlong Technologies and its Solis brand now rank third among all Chinese inverter exports. “Despite turbulentRead More

Fronius to debut the new Primo GEN24 inverter generation, which includes a hybrid, battery inverter

Fronius to debut the new Primo GEN24 inverter generation, which includes a hybrid, battery inverter

August 8, 2019 at 3:52 pm 0 comments

SPI 2019 Preview | Booth 2019 Inverter specialist Fronius is taking solar to the next level by introducing innovative solar solutions at this year’s Solar Power International (SPI) trade show in Salt Lake City. In a completely redesigned booth (#2019), Fronius showcases new soft- and hardware solutions for residential andRead More

Cantsink has a new inverter mounting system to ease solar installs, maintenance

Cantsink has a new inverter mounting system to ease solar installs, maintenance

July 16, 2019 at 7:32 am Comments are Disabled

Cantsink, a solar product supplier since 2010, is introducing Centric, its latest solar innovation, to speed inverter installation and make monitoring easier. By allowing location of string inverters at a central position among ground-mounted panels, Centric streamlines inverter placement during construction. In a traditional arrangement underneath the panels, inverters areRead More

ABB unloads solar inverter business to world’s eighth largest inverter manufacturer FIMER

ABB unloads solar inverter business to world’s eighth largest inverter manufacturer FIMER

July 9, 2019 at 2:29 pm Comments are Disabled

ABB is selling its solar inverter business to the Italian company FIMER S.p.A. The companies say the transaction will enhance the future prospects of the solar inverter business and will enable ABB to focus its business portfolio on other growth markets. Both companies will ensure a smooth transition for customersRead More

GlobalData: Solar PV inverters market to decline at annual rate of 13.2 percent by 2023

GlobalData: Solar PV inverters market to decline at annual rate of 13.2 percent by 2023

June 17, 2019 at 8:53 am Comments are Disabled

The global solar photovoltaic (PV) inverters market is set to decline at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.2% and reach $3.04 billion in 2023, primarily due to a sharp drop in inverter prices and slowdown in solar PV installations, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.Read More