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How Does Solar Energy Work?

Every hour, more energy is produced by the Sun than all of us in the world could use in a whole year — clean, limitless, free energy.
SolarEdge helps you harvest this energy to power your home.
Solar photovoltaic (PV) panels, capture, and convert sunlight into clean DC (direct current) electricity. A solar inverter converts the DC electricity into grid compliant AC (alternating current) that powers your home.

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Traditional PV Inverters

Traditional PV systems consist of PV panels wired together in a series, much like Christmas tree lights. If a single panel underperforms for any reason (cloud-cover, dust or dirt for example), the rest of the panels on that string also underperform, reducing energy production across the whole string.

 

The SolarEdge PV Solution

In a SolarEdge installation, each PV panel is connected to an intelligent electronic chip called a power optimiser. Power optimisers maximise solar energy production from each panel separately and therefore reduce power losses. If an individual panel underperforms, it won’t affect the performance of any of the other panels in the string. Every SolarEdge system further benefits from advanced monitoring that tracks and reports the performance of every panel, and exceptional safety features. A suite of integrated smart energy solutions further maximise your energy production and energy savings.

 

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Harvest the Power of Sun With a Complete Smart Energy Solution

Saving energy is not only good for the planet, but also good for your bank balance. Powering your home through renewable energy can save money on your current and future electricity bills, enhance your property value, and lower your carbon footprint.

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SolarEdge – PV and So Much More

SolarEdge brings high-performance smart energy solutions to your home. Integrating power optimised solar panels with advanced smart energy management; you can save money, and power your home with green, future-ready solar technology.

Advanced Monitoring

 

Advanced
Monitoring

Free, advanced monitoring tracks the performance of each of the panels in your system at all times, bringing you updates on your system performance anytime, anywhere.

Enhanced Safety

 

Enhanced
Safety

With integrated SafeDC, whenever AC power is off, DC wires are automatically de-energised to protect installers, maintenance personnel, homeowners, firefighters, and your property.

Curb Appeal

 

Curb Appeal
 

SolarEdge optimised panels can be mixed and matched according to your available roof space, giving a more aesthetic design, more energy, and more revenue.

 

More Energy 

More Energy
 

SolarEdge power optimisers eliminate power losses to maximise your energy production.

Peace of Mind

 

Peace of Mind
 

SolarEdge power optimisers and inverters bring you added peace of mind with longer than industry standard product warranties.

 

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