Enphase Energy Partners With Swiss Solar Technics SA to Bring Smart Solar to Switzerland

Partnership exemplifies local demand for uncompromising quality and reliability in solar systems

LYON, France--Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH) announced today a strategic partnership agreement with Swiss Solar Technics SA, a full-service solar installer based in Saxon, Switzerland, to deliver its market-leading Enphase solar energy systems to Swiss residential and commercial customers.


"Swiss Solar Technics SA is a dynamic and rapidly growing player in the Swiss photovoltaic market. Securing this partnership is a big win for our EMEA operations," said Olivier Jacques, Enphase Energy EMEA managing director. "This partnership will enable us to accelerate the adoption of Enphase systems by Swiss solar power users who recognize the importance of investing in quality solar solutions."

Founded in 2011 and with over 16.5 MW installed in Switzerland, Swiss Solar Technics SA has rapidly become a key player in its domestic market by specializing in turnkey consumer installations as well as small and large scale industrial projects. Recently, the company has also added a new range of services to its business portfolio, including energy auditing, project financial assessments and intermediary services for solar rental and investments.

"We want to align our business with a world leader in energy management technologies that doesn't compromise on quality, reliability and safety," said Mathias Darbellay, Sales Manager at Swiss Solar Technics SA. "Enphase systems' flexible design and installation and superior energy production provide our customers with reliable performance alongside a solid 20 year warranty that delivers a lower cost of ownership than other competing solutions," he added. "We believe our customers will be highly satisfied with the financial as well as environmental benefits that Enphase systems provide."

Recently, Enphase was named to Greentech Media's Grid Edge 20 as one of the 20 most innovative firms working to design the electric power industry's future. In order to identify the Grid Edge 20, Greentech Media gauged firms' ongoing interactions with power utilities as well as energy stakeholders and other thought leaders. To date, Enphase has shipped over 8 million microinverters—representing over 2 GW (DC)—into eleven countries worldwide.

About Enphase Energy, Inc.
Enphase Energy delivers microinverter technology for the solar industry that increases energy production, simplifies design and installation, improves system uptime and reliability, reduces fire safety risk, and provides a platform for intelligent energy management. Our semiconductor-based microinverter system converts energy at the individual solar module level and brings a systems-based, high technology approach to solar energy generation. Connect with Enphase on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. www.enphase.com/fr

About Swiss Solar Technics SA
Swiss Solar Technics SA is a full-service solar company founded in 2011 when the Federal Council and the Swiss Parliament took the decision to gradually abandon nuclear energy programs. The experience the company has acquired in the field and through the renovation of hundreds of sites has allowed it to deliver hundreds turnkey PV solutions that meet customers' energy needs. Swiss Solar Technics SA's skilled employees, with different backgrounds, enable the company to support customers at each stage of the PV project, from consultancy to design, from installation to after-sales, operations and maintenance.
For more information: http://www.sstsa.ch/.

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