Inverters

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

TimberRock explains 3 achievements of new energy storage platform REH-FLEX

TimberRock explains 3 achievements of new energy storage platform REH-FLEX

October 20, 2016 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

TimberRock Energy Solutions, the R&D and product development subsidiary of TimberRock Advanced Energy,  announced a new energy storage platform called REH-FLEX. Although solar panels, electric vehicles and battery storage are transforming the electrical grid into a bi-directional energy network, the inverters used to move energy in-between these resources and theRead More

SEIA’s selects Alencon Systems for its O&M Working Group

SEIA’s selects Alencon Systems for its O&M Working Group

October 18, 2016 at 7:34 am Comments are Disabled

Alencon Systems LLC been selected to join the recently formed Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Working Group. Alencon’s DC-DC optimizers and monitoring software are aimed at improving existing PV plant performance ratios — the ratio of the electricity generated to the electricity that would have been generated if theRead More

Module-Level Electronics O&M Equation: Looking at the solutions to address MLPE issues

Module-Level Electronics O&M Equation: Looking at the solutions to address MLPE issues

October 17, 2016 at 11:00 am 7 comments

The rapid evolution of module-level electronics has spiked performance, extended reliability and crushed manufacturing prices, but there is still a ways to go before the operation and maintenance of the technology is satisfactory to all the players involved. “When people talk about the business model for solar microinverters or optimizers,Read More

Sungrow showcases new string inverter at International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition

Sungrow showcases new string inverter at International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition

October 13, 2016 at 10:47 am Comments are Disabled

Sungrow showcased the SG2500-MV central inverter and the new SG60KTL string inverter, at the International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference Malaysia 2016 (IGEM 2016). Sungrow’s central inverter SG2500-MV is best characterized by its cost effectiveness and highly reliable containerized design. The 20-foot container design reduces the costs ofRead More