Energiebau responds to the strong demand for module-level power electronics identified in the European market Grasbrunn and Cologne, Germany, February 6th, 2013.
Energiebau, one of the leading solar system suppliers in Europe, and SolarEdge Technologies, a leading global provider of solar power optimization systems announced today a global distribution partnership that expands the product offering of Energiebau and answers the increasing demand for SolarEdge’s innovative systems.
With 30 years of experience in the solar market, Energiebau is one of the top three German solar distribution companies. The company’s business model is service oriented and it holds an extensive evaluation and quality assurance processes before adding new suppliers and products to its portfolio. For the last six months, Energiebau tested and evaluated SolarEdge’s innovative solution which includes power optimizers, highly reliable solar inverters and a web portal for module-level monitoring.
As part of the distribution partnership, Energiebau will distribute the SolarEdge products throughout Europe.“The SolarEdge system allows us to offer our customers an innovative and attractive solution, which helps us approach new market segments and strengthen our hold in existing ones” said Armin Richter - Head of Product Management at Energiebau. “During the evaluation period we have asked our customers to install and experience the SolarEdge system and were amazed by their enthusiasm and fast acceptance of the new technology, which provides them with numerous benefits” he added.
SolarEdge has established the module-level power optimization market and is leading it with over 1.8 million power optimizers shipped to more than 40 countries worldwide. The unique SolarEdge system architecture enables module-level optimization of solar power harvesting, and up to 25% more energy from residential, commercial and utility scale PV installations. The maximum design flexibility, enhanced maintenance and supreme DC safety guaranteed by the SolarEdge solution further contribute to increased yields and faster return on investment.
Joachim Nell, SolarEdge’s General Manager for Central Europe: “We are proud to have Energiebau as a local, national and international partner for the distribution of SolarEdge products. It reflects the market confidence in our products as well as the increasing demand for module level power optimization, detailed PV monitoring capabilities and increased safety standards in PV systems.”
About SolarEdge Technologies
SolarEdge Technologies provides end-to-end distributed solar power optimization and PV monitoring solutions, allowing maximum energy production for faster ROI. The SolarEdge power optimizers perform MPPT per individual module while monitoring the performance of each module. The high efficiency SolarEdge inverter is tailor-made to work with power optimizers. The SolarEdge system provides optimal power, flexible design and full roof utilization. Module-level electronics enable enhanced maintenance and increased system safety with the SafeDC™ mechanism. SolarEdge is online at www.solaredge.com
Established in 1983 the German company, Energiebau is one of the leading suppliers of solar systems in Europe. As an efficient distributor, Energiebau provides an interface between solar manufacturers and the solar trade. The company’s business model is service oriented and focused on one core activity: PV wholesale distribution. Energiebau offers a perfectly balanced portfolio of products, covering all the relevant market sectors and price ranges. Countless additional services give customers a direct competitive advantage. Energiebau also develops e-mobility-concepts and supplies turnkey charging stations and solar carports.