FRONIUS USA UNVEILS NEXT PHASE OF SOLAR - THE FRONIUS FE INVERTER LINE - THE SOLUTION FOR MODULE-LEVEL POWER ELECTRONICS

Revolutionary product builds upon established Fronius and module-level technology to address strong market demand for a bankable and simplified overall system solution.

Portage, IN (July, 2014) Fronius USA is pleased to announce a new product that will significantly simplify system design and installation while delivering maximum energy harvest from complex arrays. The Fronius FE Series will support an architecture using module-level power electronics (MLPE) and is the most bankable of all MLPE technologies currently available. This innovative solution eliminates the need for specialty cabling or stand-alone boxes, the technology is directly integrated into the FE Series inverter. The inverter available in power ranges in residential and commercial applications from 3.0kW to 12.0kW. The Fronius FE Series will be available for order at the beginning of September.


The New Fronius FE Series
The new Fronius FE Series will feature an integrated system ideal for a full system solution to both string inverter power and module-level monitoring. The FE Series is an industry-first for string inverter technology.

"We believe that this strategy will provide the most seamless and bankable solution for customers while setting an industry standard," said Thomas Enzendorfer, Director of Solar Energy Division, Fronius USA. "It provides a strong opportunity to add value to the solar ecosystem by combining both module and inverter control onto a single platform."

The Fronius FE Series pairs seamlessly with retrofit optimizers or smart modules and significantly reduces labor, complexity and additional boxes. The optimized architecture enables enhanced design flexibility, reduces shading effects, improves safety, provides module-level monitoring, and maximizes energy production.

This new product leverages the strength of Fronius' quality support infrastructure and product, offering the easiest solution on the market.

Purchasing
Customers interested in purchasing the new Fronius FE Series or any other Fronius products are able to do so from a variety of distributors throughout the United States. For a full list of distributors, please visit www.fronius-usa.com.

About Fronius USA Solar Energy Division
Fronius USA LLC, headquartered in Portage, Indiana, is the leader in photovoltaic (PV) system inverters and applicable accessories. The company is a part of a global network and subsidiary of Fronius International GmbH, headquartered in Wels, Austria. Fronius USA LLC has three divisions: Perfect Welding, Solar Energy and Perfect Charging. Through innovation and new technologies, Fronius USA has become a resource for quality service, products and innovations to the growing solar industry. For more information, visit www.fronius-usa.com.

Featured Product

Parker Wind Power Solutions - Core technologies to help you harness the wind… onshore and offshore

Parker Wind Power Solutions - Core technologies to help you harness the wind… onshore and offshore

Visit Booth #2886 at AWEA Windpower, May 22-25 in Anaheim, CA to see how Parker products, systems and services help you raise performance while reducing risk in wind energy environments. Parker has been on the forefront of windpower for over two decades, with solutions that touch virtually every critical function in the turbine. From integrated lube oil filtration systems and sealing technologies that make drive trains more reliable and bearings operate like new to compact blade pitch actuation systems that maximize rotor efficiency and minimize vibrations in the turbine. Parker has the solutions that make today's advanced and sophisticated wind power plants better and smarter. Case in point? Our high efficiency power conversion systems that deliver optimum power to the grid. While our scalable evaporative cooling system lowers overall system cost with up to 40% higher power throughput.