Magnetek, Inc. Introduces the E-Force Solar Inverter

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. - November 16, 2009 - Magnetek, Inc. announced the introduction of their E-Force Solar Inverter for grid-tied photovoltaic systems. The E-Force Solar is specifically designed for commercial and utility-scale solar applications such as big box retailers, office buildings, industrial facilities, and ground-mount installations.

Magnetek, Inc. Introduces the E-Force™ Solar Inverter


MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.-November 16, 2009 - Magnetek, Inc. announced the introduction of their E-Force Solar Inverter for grid-tied photovoltaic systems. The E-Force Solar is specifically designed for commercial and utility-scale solar applications such as big box retailers, office buildings, industrial facilities, and ground-mount installations.
E-Force Solar is available in both 500 kW and 1 MW models and it is based on Magnetek's E-Force Wind Inverter platform, which has over 150 MW installed in the U.S. The E-Force inverter offers high power density in a compact size for application flexibility and its rugged design insures maximum reliability.
"The introduction of the E-Force Solar Inverter continues Magnetek's focus on serving the power inverter needs of the commercial and utility scale solar and wind marketplace," said Ross Smith, vice president of Magnetek's Renewable Energy business. "The E-Force Inverter's field-proven design increases the electrical power that is available from large solar arrays, reduces the time and cost of installation, and assures a long service life," Smith added.
For more information or quotations visit www.magnetekrenewableenergy.com or call 1-866-381-2035.
About Magnetek
Magnetek, Inc. (NYSE: MAG) manufactures digital power and motion control systems used in material handling, people moving and energy delivery, including high efficiency power inverters for the wind and solar power industries. The Company is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wis. in the greater Milwaukee area and operates manufacturing plants in Pittsburgh, Pa., and Canonsburg, Pa., as well as Menomonee Falls.

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