Monthly Archives: September 2018

Installing a solar energy system saves you money and helps the environment too. By avoiding future utility bills, the system will pay for itself in a few years, but the up-front costs may be more than you have in available cash. Luckily, in the United States there are many financing options available to residential owners. […]

The eco-friendly hybrid storage solution from my-PV optimizes the self-consumption of solar power produced by grid-connected or stand-alone PV systems. The eco-friendly hybrid storage solution from my-PV optimizes the self-consumption of solar power produced by grid-connected or stand-alone PV systems. The Austrian firm my-PV presents n energy storage system, which optimizes the captive use of renewable surplus […]

Innovative, Powerful MLPE Solution Reduces Cost and Risk, Delivers Speed and Performance As residential PV becomes a bigger part of the energy landscape, both consumers and solar professionals are demanding more from their solar technology. To meet the growing demand for fast, cost-effective and high-performing solar solutions, SMA America has launched its new Power+ Solution. Combining […]

Micro-inverters have been available since 1993 however; it was years later before a commercially successful micro-inverter was launched. Now microinverters are an awesome bit of kit – the recently launched IQ 7 range from Enphase is smart, simple and gives even more energy than ever before, so the increased initial outlay is a no brainer. Here’s why… […]

The terms Light Harvesting Stings (LHS), half-cut (HC) cells and multi-busbar (MBB) are constantly appearing in the current discussion on photovoltaic modules. They promise higher yields and higher efficiencies. IBC`s guest author René Schüler explains what this is all about. Light Harvesting Stings (LHS) Conventional standard ribbons will block the sunlight by covering the active […]

Use Solar Generated Electricity 24 Hours Per Day! LG Chem, the daughter company of LG which is well known for state of the art televisions, household appliances and mobile phones, is leading the chemical industry in Korea with a well-defined global presence in ESS (Energy Storage Systems) and EV batteries. Batteries for energy storage are […]

Check out the new Alliance portal! To celebrate the relaunch of the Alliance program, each site registered on the SolarEdge monitoring platform in Europe between September 3rd and  December 31st 2018 will be entitled to double points. This allows European installers to get attractive rewards in half the time! Earn 15 points towards the Alliance program for […]