Post Tagged with: "MLPE"

Tigo launches Tigo Enhanced program in conjunction with solar inverter partners

Tigo launches Tigo Enhanced program in conjunction with solar inverter partners

September 17, 2020 at 5:05 pm 0 comments

Tigo Energy, Inc. has launched a joint marketing program, called Tigo Enhanced, in conjunction with its major inverter partners to make it even easier for customers to choose Tigo’s reliable module level power electronics (MLPE) for their solar PV projects. Under the program, inverter partners that use Tigo technology willRead More

Meet PWRzone: Generac’s solution for simplifying, optimizing solar PV installations

Meet PWRzone: Generac’s solution for simplifying, optimizing solar PV installations

June 29, 2020 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

Something we touched on in our Solar Distancing series with Generac Power Systems is now being rolled out: PWRzone. Here is that initial discussion: Generac is calling PWRzone a total system innovation that is a more efficient approach to PV system design and optimization, using fewer complex components than moduleRead More

Tigo Energy completes transition from TSA-R to TS4-A platform with latest safety add-on

Tigo Energy completes transition from TSA-R to TS4-A platform with latest safety add-on

March 17, 2020 at 1:18 pm Comments are Disabled

When one Tigo Energy update is announced (like this monitoring platform upgrade last week), there are always more to follow. Here’s today’s addition to the add-on TS4 Platform: the TS4-A-S. This add-on safety solution is a module-level power electronic (MLPE) multivendor UL-system-certified solution for rapid shutdown. Tigo’s safety solution compliesRead More

Tigo updates its TS4-A solar MLPE platform: Wattage increase, weight decrease, more

Tigo updates its TS4-A solar MLPE platform: Wattage increase, weight decrease, more

May 8, 2019 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

Tigo Energy, pioneer of the smart modular Flex MLPE platform, unveiled its new TS4-A, the advanced retrofit/add-on solution that brings smart PV module technology to standard modules for advanced functionality. This is a new generation of flexible module-level power electronics in the TS4 Platform that features improved lightweight hardware forRead More

Alencon’s SPOT X2 DC-to-DC optimizer can boost utility-scale PV plant performance.

Close the Gap: How to revive lagging large-scale PV project performance

December 4, 2017 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

A completed PV project is like a splashy free agent sports signing. Everyone is all pumped up at the ribbon cutting or press conference, but if it underperforms and misses expectations, that goodwill is gone. Live up to that contract or get booed. In a world where new utility-scale projectsRead More

New stuff from Tigo: Three Duo covers, partnership with SMA

New stuff from Tigo: Three Duo covers, partnership with SMA

September 21, 2017 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

Tigo, a pioneer of the smart modular Flex MLPE platform, is always announcing new products and partnerships. Here are the latest: Three new Duo covers These three new “Duo” covers are  add-on / retrofit solutions for its TS4 platform: TS4-R-O-Duo (Optimization), TS4-R-S-Duo (Safety), and TS4-R-M-Duo (Monitoring). The TS4-R-X-Duo brings smart moduleRead More

Tigo solidifies rapid shutdown certified partnerships with more than 35 inverter types

Tigo solidifies rapid shutdown certified partnerships with more than 35 inverter types

July 19, 2017 at 11:09 am Comments are Disabled

Tigo, pioneer of the smart modular Flex MLPE platform, has boosted its portfolio of international inverter partnerships to more than 35 inverter-types that are now Rapid Shutdown certified by Underwriters Laboratories (UL). SMA was first to adopt Tigo’s portfolio of Rapid Shutdown certified offerings. Additional commercial and residential inverter suppliersRead More

Tigo’s TS4 MLPE platform earns UL certification for meeting rapid shutdown regs

Tigo’s TS4 MLPE platform earns UL certification for meeting rapid shutdown regs

June 14, 2017 at 7:44 am Comments are Disabled

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) has certified Tigo‘s UHD-Core TS4-S for fully complying with National Electric Code (NEC) 690.12 Rapid Shutdown regulations. The TS4-S joins the UL Certified status of Tigo’s TS4-L (Long Strings) and TS4-O (Optimization) announced last February; all products are currently shipping. The UL Certification now applies to 600V,Read More

MLPE boom: Analysts expect big things from module-level power electronics market

MLPE boom: Analysts expect big things from module-level power electronics market

March 17, 2017 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

The module-level power electronics industry is witnessing an intense growth phase. Demand is driven by increasing solar photovoltaic (PV) installations across the globe and modernization of grid infrastructure capable of accommodating module-level power electronics (MLPE) technology within the system. “With movement towards renewable power and distributed power sources, the MLPERead More

PV Pointer: How inverter advancement is leading the way for the solar industry

PV Pointer: How inverter advancement is leading the way for the solar industry

February 27, 2017 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

For the past decade, the solar energy industry has been focused on reaching grid parity, which occurs when solar energy generates power at a Levelized Cost of Electricity (LCOE) equal to the price of purchasing power from the grid. In many regions around the world and in some states inRead More