Product to be presented at Intersolar North America

San Francisco, July 10th, 2012. SolarEdge Technologies and Zep Solar announced today the joint solution of the Zep Compatible™ power optimizer. The new power optimizer is seamlessly integrated with the frame of any Zep Compatible solar module. Unlike other module-level electronics on the market, the SolarEdge Zep Compatible™ power optimizer can be installed, without the need to run grounding wire, and combines its superior energy harvesting with the labor saving and aesthetic advantages of the Zep Solar mounting system.

Zep Compatible solar modules are available today from leading module makers such as Trina Solar, Yingli Solar, Canadian Solar, Sharp Solar, Upsolar, and ET Solar among others. The addition of SolarEdge's power optimizer to the Zep Compatible platform will offer additional benefits and options to users of the technology, including some of the largest residential integrators in North America.

"We have joined with Zep Solar to develop a solution that will better serve our customers' needs," says John Berdner General Manager of SolarEdge North America. "Installers who currently enjoy the flexible design and maximum space utilization enabled by the SolarEdge solution, will now benefit from an easier installation and a reduction in labor time."

SolarEdge power optimizers present a 99.5% peak efficiency and 98.9% weighted efficiency. The power optimizer maximizes energy production for each individual module offering greater energy yields in both shaded and un-shaded scenarios and eliminating any form of module mismatch. Furthermore, module–level monitoring provides full visibility of system performance and remote troubleshooting. SolarEdge's Zep Compatible power optimizer can be connected to PV modules on the ground, allowing the mounting hardware, power optimizer and module to be installed on the roof at the same time. Wires are managed by snap-in wire clips offered by Zep Solar, which further streamline the installation process.

"The Zep Compatible ecosystem is a place where the benefits of great new technologies combine to offer new levels of efficiency", said Jack West, CTO of Zep Solar. "The addition of SolarEdge's cutting edge solution further contributes to this trend and enhances the growth of the Zep Compatible platform".

SolarEdge will be showcasing its new Zep Compatible™ power optimizer at Intersolar North America in San Francisco from July 10th through the 12th at Booth 8223.

About SolarEdge Technologies
SolarEdge Technologies provides end-to-end distributed solar power optimization andPV monitoringsolutions, allowing maximum energy production for faster ROI. The SolarEdge power optimizers perform MPPT per individual module while monitoring the performance of each module. The high efficiencySolarEdge inverteris 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 SafeDC™ mechanism. SolarEdge is online

About Zep Solar
Zep Solar, Inc. was founded in 2009 by PV industry veterans to advance the proliferation of solar energy through well designed PV mounting and grounding products that offer speed of installation, ease and low cost to a wide range of applications. With its Zep Groove™ PV module frame technology, a catalog of mounting and grounding hardware, and third party Zep Compatible™ products, Zep Solar offers the world's first comprehensive platform for PV system installation. Zep Solar's platform drastically reduces the cost and complexity of designing, shipping, warehousing and installing PV systems. Please visitwww.zepsolar.comfor more information about our company and products.

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