Installer Support: Products

  • Solectria
  The Problem Many inverters installed in the last 10+ years are now failing and are no longer protected by the original product warranty. With limited possibilities of extending warranty coverage,...
Support Article
6/13/2017
  • Microgrid, Schneider
  From Wall Street to Main Street, deploying microgrid technology integrated with storage has captured the attention of futurists and business people alike. Last April Wal-Mart launched 17 microgrid...
Support Article
5/30/2017
  • Canadian Solar, HOA, solar installation
Homeowner Associations (HOAs) have been around since the mid 19th century as a means of managing residential housing developments. The responsibilities of an HOA differ by location and community,...
Support Article
5/30/2017
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I am thinking of purchasing the Schneider Conext SW 4kW 120/240VAC 48VDC Inverter/Charger RNW8654048.   If I get the ComBox to access the System Control Program do I still need the Conext System...
Support Question
5/28/2017
  • GS Battery, Storage, Solar Plus Storage
Identify why a customer is interested in batteries with their solar system. The project development for a fully-off grid cabin is different from someone who wants battery backup when the grid goes...
Support Article
5/17/2017
  • Jinko, Module Reliability, Solar Panel
  Frame The frame gives the solar panel shape and stability and protects the glass top layer from damage by flexion. Anodized aluminum is the best frame material to achieve shape and stability....
Support Article
5/17/2017
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I’m working to design an off-grid DC coupled system. I see online that you sell two Schneider MPPT charge controllers. What is the main difference between the two? This is a larger system with...
Support Question
5/10/2017
  • Solar Panel Durability
Each component of a solar panel is relevant to performance: cells, glass, encapsulant, edge seal, frame, junction box, connectors, and backsheets.  Not only does CivicSolar recognize that each type...
Support Article
5/1/2017
  • Solar Durability
1. The name of the cell manufacturer Knowing the name of the manufacturer allows you to determine what tier they are. While there are multiple ways that solar panels are ranked into tiers, we will...
Support Article
5/1/2017
  • Simpliphi
Cómo diseñar sistemas con baterías - Parte 1 ¡Lo más importante son las cargas!   Incluir baterías en un sistema de energía solar tiene muchas ventajas pero ya que sus aplicaciones pueden ser muy...
Support Article
4/18/2017
  • GS Battery
But how do we begin integrating storage into our PV systems? And particularly, if we focus on batteries, which batteries do we use? Various battery technologies are thoroughly examined in this Solar...
Support Article
4/18/2017
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I have a customer that would like an approximately 10kW AC inverter interconnected at their home. The main breaker is 200A rated and the bus/panel is also 200A. Will this work?
Support Question
4/7/2017
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I'm hoping you can give me some advice.  I thank you in advance.  I recently purchased 14 Jinkosolar panels  310 watt. JKM 310P-72.  Im looking for a off grid application.  I am wondering is it...
Support Question
4/6/2017
  • LatAm
Hello Spanish speakers! We are pleased to introduce our team dedicated to the Southern California and Latin America regions. Each of its members carries years of experience in the industry, which...
Support Article
4/4/2017
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I would like to install a generator to a grid tied SMA SunnyBoy & Sunny Island system tied into an essentials panel. I need advice on a transfer switch that has a relay bult in to tie to the...
Support Question
4/2/2017
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I am working with a property owner on a flat roof tilt-leg system.  They would like to use bifacial modules to capture more power from the backside of the modules. If we re-roof to get a more...
Support Question
3/16/2017

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