Solectria Renewables' Stainless Steel Inverters Chosen to Power 750kW Array at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

Solectria Renewables is the only inverter manufacturer that offers a stainless steel enclosure for its commercial PV inverters and string combiners.

Lawrence, MA - February 25, 2014 - Solectria Renewables, LLC, a leading U.S. PV inverter manufacturer, announced today that its SMARTGRID Inverters, string combiners and SolrenView web-based monitoring were chosen by World Electric Supply and Miller Electric Company for the 750kW solar array at the Naval Station at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. World Electric Supply, a leading electrical supply distributor, and an electrical contractor, Miller Electric Company of Jacksonville, FL, chose Solectria Renewables SGI 225 & SGI 500 inverters for this project.

Solectria Renewables is the only inverter manufacturer that offers a stainless steel enclosure for its commercial PV inverters and string combiners. Their stainless steel product lines are best for marine environments, such as Guantanamo Bay or anywhere else close to the sea. In addition to their robust enclosure, the SMARTGRID 225-500 inverters are the most efficient, reliable and customizable commercial inverters in the industry today.

"Solectria Renewables is proud to be the inverter manufacturer for this project, especially being the only one that offers a stainless steel option to the PV market," said Bob Montanaro, Southeast Regional Sales Manager. "We worked hard with World Electric Supply, Miller Electric Company and the naval engineers to provide the best possible solution with our inverters, string combiners and monitoring."

"Solectria Renewables SGI inverters are the best inverters in the market today. We evaluated several inverter manufacturers, but found that Solectria's inverters were the only ones that could withstand marine environments, while providing 99.9%+ uptime. We've worked with other inverters, but Solectria's value proposition outweighs any other," said Lee Tilka, Outside Sales Representative, World Electric Supply.

The 750kW array will be installed in March 2014 and commissioned by the end of June 2014.

To learn more about this project or Solectria Renewables, please visit Solectria Renewables at the COSEIA Solar Power Colorado Conference in Denver, Colorado February 24-26 or at the MiaGreen Expo and Conference in Miami, Florida February 27-28.

About Solectria Renewables, LLC

Solectria Renewables, LLC is a leading U.S.-based grid-tied photovoltaic inverter manufacturer. We offer residential, commercial and utility-scale inverters. Our versatile line of high efficiency products provide power solutions ranging from 1 kW residential systems to multi-megawatt solar farms. Solectria Renewables' products are backed by more than 20 years of experience in the power electronic and inverter industries and are supported by world class warranties. All of our commercial and utility-scale PV inverters are manufactured in the USA, ARRA compliant, Ontario FIT Content Compliant, and listed to UL 1741/IEEE 1547. To learn more, please visit

About World Electric Supply

World Electric Supply was founded in 1999 in North Miami Beach. Since then, they have expanded to 10 locations throughout Florida. They currently have over 200 employees and approximately 320,000 square feet in their distribution centers for stocking items needed on a daily basis. If you need it, they more than likely have it in stock at one of their many facilities, ready to be delivered, when and where specified. To learn more, please visit:

About Miller Electric Company

Since its inception in 1928 by Henry G. Miller, Miller Electric has grown from a small local electrical company into one of the largest electrical contractors in the nation. Through the years, the company has worked hard to preserve it's founder's philosophies while expanding the company's reach. Through their commitment, experience, training, relentless dedication, and of course, great teamwork, Miller Electric has been providing quality electrical service to its customers for over 80 years. To learn more, please visit:

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