Designed and manufactured in Austria, the Fronius solar inverter brand stands out through its award-winning product innovation and quality. Especially the grid-connected Fronius Galvo and the hybrid Fronius Symo solar inverters have received prizes for functionality, ecology and as ‘Best Products.
SMA SOLAR INVERTERS
SMA was founded in Germany in 1981 and has been developing and distributing high-quality photovoltaic (PV) inverters and innovative technology for smart energy management for over 30 years. MA designs and manufactures the bulk of its products in Germany and is represented in over 20 countries, including Australia.
SUNGROW SOLAR INVERTERS
After 15 years of experience in the inverter market, Sungrow offers a large product range including grid-connected PV inverters, distributed power supplies and energy storage systems. In 2013, Sungrow was the second-largest PV inverter manufacturer in the world by MW shipped, with over 14 GW installed globally in a range of residential, commercial and utility-scale projects.
ABB SOLAR INVERTERS
ABB was founded in 1988 through a merger of ASEA (founded in 1883) of Sweden and Brown, Boveri & Cie (founded in 1891) of Switzerland. ABB has gathered over 40 years of experience in inverter and power converter technology and offers a vast range of well-built, efficient solar products ranging from solar inverters and wind turbine converters to solar irrigation pumps.
SOLAREDGE SOLAR INVERTERS
Founded in 2006, SolarEdge Technologies is headquartered in Israel and has offices in ten other countries around the world including Australia. All SolarEdge central PV inverters combine all the benefits of string and micro inverters and specifically designed to work with the SolarEdge power optimisers. This allows for maximum power production due to module-level maximum power point tracking (MPPT) and limits the effects of module mismatch caused by shading or degradation.
GOODWE SOLAR INVERTERS
GoodWe (Jiangsu) Power Supply Technology Co. Ltd is a Chinese company founded by JXT and is supported by the Chinese Government. The company specialises in the production of string solar inverters, with a power range between 1.5kW and 36kW. As well as single-phase and three-phase inverters, the company also manufactures inverter.
SOLAX POWER SOLAR INVERTERS
SolaX Power is one of the key players in the global energy management & energy storage technologies market. The company has 16 international sales offices, including one in Australia, and ships its products to 47 countries via 200 distribution channels. SolaX solar inverters are some of the few Chinese-manufactured inverters that are of excellent build quality, offering reliability and functionality at a very competitive price.
ZEVER SOLAR INVERTERS
Zeversolar manufactures highly efficient and reliable single- and three-phase solar string inverters for residential and commercial use. With power inputs of 1 to 10 kW, their domestic product range covers all types of electricity needs. Certified and approved by the world’s most important testing organisations, Zeversolar inverters meet international norms in terms of quality and safety. Their light weight and robust IP 65 cover make them easy to lift and able to sustain the harsh Australian weather conditions
ENPHASE SOLAR INVERTERS
Enphase Energy is a US-headquartered manufacturer specialising in the development of micro inverters for the solar market. The company’s seventh generation micro inverter, the Enphase IQ 7 series, is suited to residential applications and commercial systems. The IQ 7 range is around half the weight of the previous iteration and according to Enphase, produces 23% more power.