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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 […]

The European Union has officially elected not to extend anti-dumping duties against panels imported from China, with the minimum import price now ceasing to exist from midnight Monday 3 September 2018. In a statement made this afternoon, EU DG Trade confirmed that it was in the “best interests of the EU as a whole” to […]

HUAWEI FusionHome – The Smart Energy Solution from your pocket, to powering your home. It’s probably surprising to most that Huawei, who seem to have only surfaced in the UK market recently, has been around since the 1980s beginning life in Shenzhen, China, researching and developing telephone exchange switches for China and the Peoples Liberation Army. […]

Help the STA retain the right to fair payment for solar power in UK. Solar Trade Association has launched a new campaign to ‘Safeguard an effective policy framework rooftop solar power and the rights of everyday consumers from April next year’. They would be very grateful if you could sign the open letter to Claire Perry […]

REC N-Peak Series Solar Panels: REC N-Peak Series Solar Panels WORLD-CLASS PERFORMANCE by REC Solar Group. As a homeowner looking to go solar, one challenge might be how to make the absolute most of the space available on your home’s rooftop. With the REC N-Peak Series, that’s how. These panels enable you to pack in maximum […]

Lithium PylonTech batteries come in all shapes and sizes, but for some applications such as the larger residential and commercial energy storage market it can make sense to have a modular, stackable 19″ format battery system. This often makes putting together and working on a system much easier. Such a format is available from Pylon […]