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Tigo’s newest rapid shutdown device is UL certified with the largest network of inverters

Tigo’s newest rapid shutdown device is UL certified with the largest network of inverters

August 25, 2020 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Since announcing the TS4-A-2F, Tigo has seen significant demand for it as PV system owners, installers, and distributors look for reliable and cost-effective ways to fulfill National Electrical Code (NEC) requirements for module-level rapid shutdown. It is now reaching rooftops all across the country. “We’ve had more demand for theRead More

Rapid Shutdown NEC 2017: There are more options than you think

Rapid Shutdown NEC 2017: There are more options than you think

March 18, 2020 at 10:54 am Comments are Disabled

With the provisions of National Electrical Code (NEC) 2017 article 690.12 now being applied in over 30 states and growing (and which we re-examined this week), many suppliers and contractors are struggling to determine which Rapid Shutdown Devices (RSD) on the market are compliant and compatible with the modules andRead More

Fronius launches inverter with integrated SunSpec rapid shutdown transmitter

Fronius launches inverter with integrated SunSpec rapid shutdown transmitter

October 1, 2018 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

String inverter manufacturer Fronius launches the new Fronius Symo Advanced, a three-phase string inverter with an integrated Power Line Communication (PLC) transmitter based on the SunSpec Rapid Shutdown communication standard. In conjunction with the Tigo TS4-F cover, solar installers get a simple and cost-effective solution for Module Level Shutdown. JurisdictionsRead More

Rapid Shutdown and Beyond: Inside NEC 2017 and the effort to streamline PV design

Rapid Shutdown and Beyond: Inside NEC 2017 and the effort to streamline PV design

February 8, 2018 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

New codes and regulations are notorious for raising prices and halting innovation in industries, but the new rapid shutdown requirements facing the solar industry are having the opposite effect. Thanks to a coalition of manufacturers and interested parties across solar, the solutions being developed to meet NEC 2017 Module LevelRead More

SMA, Tigo offer new unit just for module-level rapid-shutdown

SMA, Tigo offer new unit just for module-level rapid-shutdown

February 1, 2018 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

SMA and Tigo have announced support of a new SunSpec compatible module-level rapid shutdown unit, the TS4-F (Fire Safety). The solution joins the current TS4 platform with a focus on emergency responder safety. It uses proven MLPE technology from SMA and Tigo to provide a rapid shutdown compliant platform, strictlyRead More

Tigo debuts its most cost-effective rapid shutdown solution yet

Tigo debuts its most cost-effective rapid shutdown solution yet

January 8, 2018 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

Tigo released its new TS4-F (Fire Safety) to join the current TS4 Platform of integrated and retrofit/add-on junction box covers. As the most cost-effective rapid shutdown solution in the TS4 Platform, the TS4-F will accompany the family of products in the form of integrated PV modules by manufacturers worldwide. ConsultRead More

Details on new commercial rapid shutdown solution coming from SMA, Tigo

Details on new commercial rapid shutdown solution coming from SMA, Tigo

September 5, 2017 at 4:35 pm Comments are Disabled

SMA and Tigo have announced a new rapid shutdown solution for the commercial market, which will be available in the second half of 2018. “Since we introduced the Power+ Solution, we have received feedback from installers who are looking for a more cost-optimized way to achieve rapid shutdown in commercialRead More