Optimized by SolarEdge: SolarEdge obtains global certification for its 2nd generation of smart junction boxes, reaches milestone of two million power optimizers shipped.
SolarEdge obtains global certification for its 2nd generation smart junction boxes
Hod Hasharon, Israel – May 13 – SolarEdge Technologies, a leading global provider of end-to-end solar power optimization systems and monitoring solutions today obtained certification for its second generation of smart junction box products. The certification is valid for European IEC and EN as well as North American UL standards. SolarEdge smart junction boxes represent the module-embedded version of the market-leading SolarEdge power optimizer, incorporating power optimization, safety and module-level monitoring into a junction box. The first generation was installed in over 20MW of PV systems. The acquired certification allows module manufacturers to easily upgrade standard modules to smart modules; it is valid for all standard module categories and applicable worldwide. Due to its unique design and high efficiency, SolarEdge smart junction boxes have zero impact on a module’s temperature.
SolarEdge reaches milestone of two million power optimizers shipped
In addition, SolarEdge announced today that it has reached the milestone of two million power optimizers shipped worldwide. In all, the company’s power optimizers are installed in more than 45 countries. SolarEdge is leading the power optimizer market and continues to gain momentum among PV installers who benefit from a field proven, quality product which provides a competitive edge in the PV industry.
About SolarEdge Technologies: SolarEdge Technologies provides end-to-end distributed solar power optimization and PV monitoring solutions, allowing maximum energy production for faster return on investment. The SolarEdge power optimizers perform MPPT per individual module while monitoring the performance of each module. The high efficiency SolarEdge solar 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 unique SafeDC™ mechanism. SolarEdge is online at www.solaredge.com.