Battery banks and other energy storage technologies essentially absorb energy through solar panels and wind farms and distribute it to the grid in a smooth, orderly. Smart transducers, meanwhile, to convert DC power from panels and turbines, and then deliver them to the network in a smooth, orderly through the magic of networking and communications. In other words, the process is the same, but the smart drive is probably cheaper.
Solar inverters convert direct current into alternating current and are an integral part of any solar system. Solar inverters come in various shapes and sizes, which ensure that there is a converter for all situations and requirements.
If you plan on implementing a solar power solution for your needs you will need a solar inverter, regardless of type, if the facility you are considering. Off grid systems have inverters to the power stored in the battery system into a form usable by any telephone in the house. If your home is connected to the grid you need a converter for your generated energy to feed back to the grid itself. A grid tied system with battery back up inverters used to channel power to the grid and the distribution of power from the battery to the house in case of power failure.
At V SOLAR the preferred supplier for quality inverters is CMS (Carbon Management Solutions) due to their great reliability and customer service at an affordable price. Our higher end inverters are supplied by Fronius, Power One (Aurora) and SMA (Sunnyboy) as they renowned internationally for their quality, and comply with advance European industry standards.
The FRONIUS IG unit transforms the direct current generated by the solar modules into alternating current. This alternating current is fed into your home system or into the public mains synchronically with the voltage which is used there. The FRONIUS IG has been designed exclusively for use in mains connected photovoltaic schemes. It cannot generate electric power independent from the public mains network.
Transforming DC into AC electricity The operation of the FRONIUS IG unit is fully automatic. Starting with sunrise, as soon as the solar modules generate enough power, the automatic control unit starts monitoring voltage and frequency. As soon as there is a sufficient level of insolation, your solar inverter starts supplying and feeding power. A few Watts of solar power output are sufficient to achieve this, depending on which version the unit is!
Carbon Management Solutions (CMS) is fast becoming Australia's number one choice in solar inverters. Their simplistic approach to solar technology and inverter design, ensures that end users have an easy understanding of their new solar investment. Located in the Blue Mountains of NSW, CMS is a national supplier of inverters to the Australian solar market, providing quality inverters at an affordable price.
One can further think about the SMA Sunnyboy Inverters- the Heart of every Solar Energy System
Harness the energy of the sun - with a solar inverter from SMA. They convert the direct current generated by the solar module into grid-acceptable alternating current. Thus they form the heart of every solar energy system.As market leader for solar inverters SMA is setting benchmarks again and again: leading-edge efficiencies of 98 % and new technology ensures maximum yields and the highest user convenience.
The Sunny Boy solar inverters characterize the Technology- and Quality-Leadership of our company. They are optimally suitable for use in small and mid-range systems. They impress with first class efficiency, user-friendliness and reliability.The Sunny Boys have been repeatedly acclaimed - and are constantly developing. The new Generation comes with innovative technologies such as OptiTrac and H5-Topology. These make the device even more efficient - and therefore ensuring a very good solar yield.
Next, you can also think about the 'Aurora' grid connect inverters- With a Power One inverter you can start your PV system at 1kW and add one panel at a time if you wish, all the way through to 2kW, 3.6kW, 4.2kW, 5kW or 6kW depending on which model you install. Designed and manufactured in Italy, the Power One range of inverters breaks the old traditions whereby you are forced to use a narrow range of PV array configurations. Performance barriers are also completely shattered with Aurora inverters. The combination of extremely high efficiency, super-fast real time Maximum Power Point Tracking, and a never before seen ultra wide input voltage window of 90 to 580 Volts, gives annual yields far and above the nearest competition.
And that's what is all about, 'annual yield over the four seasons'. More output on cloudy days, more output on hot days, more output whatever mother nature throws at your PV array. This is the result when each key inverter specification is engineered to be second to none.The revolutionary performance of Aurora inverters ensures the best possible return on your investment, both financially and environmentally.