BYD On-Grid Battery Solution

Posted Sep 14th, 2017 at 3:51 am by Sol Distribution

The two questions consumers are constantly asking these days:

How do I combat rising electricity prices?; and
How do I keep the power on if the electricity network fails?

The answer to both of these questions is battery storage or Energy Storage System (ESS) as they are known in the industry.

With the release of BYD’s new scalable HV B-Box you now have a …

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The new SMA SB5000 AV inverter is here!

Posted Feb 2nd, 2017 at 5:01 am by Sol Distribution

The new SMA Sunny Boy 5000AV-40 has had a complete facelift from its predecessor in terms of the design and functionality. The same quality product is now fitted in a compact 43cm by 47cm IP 65 exterior and weighs only 16kg. Let’s break it down …

Built-in wifi

Despite removing the display screen, the inverter now generates its own WLAN signals that …

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Introducing SMA Smart Connected

Posted Feb 2nd, 2017 at 5:01 am by Sol Distribution

SMA Smart Connected service package is the new key feature that was introduced with the Sunny Boy AV-40 single phase inverter. The service packed delivers free automatic monitoring and analysis of the inverter via the SMA WebService Sunny Portal and guarantees a better system performance.

The new integrated service package offering comes included with the purchase of all Sunny Boy AV-40 …

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Is this the end of low quality solar panels in Australia?

Posted Nov 22nd, 2016 at 11:50 pm by Sol Distribution

Tier 1 panel manufacturers are lowering their selling prices due to an over capacity issue in China. The price curve is hovering close to cost.  While this means a tough year ahead for manufactures and the potential closure of some smaller, lower quality manufacturers, it also means lower priced systems for the market and the opportunity for Australian retailers to …

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