Inverter supplier sees ‘Extreme Growth’ making utilities smarter.

Inverter supplier sees ‘Extreme Growth’ making utilities smarter.

Utilities struggling to cope with new supplies of power from renewables are turning to a closely-held company hidden between Alpine hills to make their systems smarter. Workers at Fronius International GmbH are blending high-tech communications with power-management tools at a factory sprawled over 13 acres in Austria. Inside they’re making electric components needed by grid operators […]

New GreatWall Energy inverters with Ampt Mode lower the cost of PV.

New GreatWall Energy inverters with Ampt Mode lower the cost of PV.

China Electronics GreatWall Energy, one of the world’s largest solar inverter manufacturers, today announced the availability of the Satcon® Equinox™ 750kW inverters with Ampt Mode®. Using these inverters with Ampt String Optimizers lowers the total system cost while improving lifetime system performance to deliver more value than can be achieved by traditional systems without Ampt. […]

Ideal Power introduces new SunDial Solar PV String Inverter.

Ideal Power introduces new SunDial Solar PV String Inverter.

AUSTIN, TX – ( May 2, 2016) – Ideal Power Inc. (NASDAQ: IPWR), a developer of innovative power conversion technologies, introduced its new SunDial™ solar photovoltaic (PV) string inverter which includes an optional bi-directional 3rd port for direct integration of solar with energy storage during initial installation or any time in the future. The SunDial™ is a […]