The Fronius inverter is arguably one of the most popular inverter brands among buyers because of their excellent marketing and reviews by previous customers. The Fronius inverter is one of the most highly regarded in the solar world and is considered the world’s leading string solar inverter manufacturer because of their reliability. This reputation of Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW is not based on sales volume, but is credited to their great service, quality and most importantly reliability. With the inverter being the most complex component in any solar systems, it is also the part most likely to develop problems. Inverter faults can be extremely frustrating for installers and customers alike and often result in complete system shutdown, hence why reliability is crucial for any inverter.
All Fronius solar inverters in Wollongong NSW are engineered, designed and manufactured in Austria. With over half a century of experience in inverter (welder) design and manufacturing it’s not surprising that the Fronius inverter is considered an industry leader in power conversion equipment. The history of Fronius in designing high performance welding inverters provided the ideal background for moving into the solar inverter production over two decades ago with the first Fronius solar inverter released in 1994.
Fronius continued to develop a number of solar inverters but it wasn’t until the release of the snap-in inverter (snapINverter) range in 2012 that Fronius really created a stir and quickly developed a strong following around the world.
The Fronius inverter converts your solar electricity into a format that is usable in your home. They are the second most important piece of equipment in your solar panel system, so review and compare all of your inverter options. If you are considering a solar panel system for your home, one of the key decisions you need to make is the type of inverter to install.
The inverter is one of the most crucial elements of any solar energy system and the Fronius inverter lives up to the job it was designed to do. It allows the conversion of direct current (DC) into alternating current (AC), thus making the energy usable for a wide variety of residential, commercial as well as industrial applications such as powering various instruments ranging from commercial and regular home appliances like refrigerators, TVs and microwaves to huge industrial equipment. Not only do Fronius solar inverters play a pivotal role in making eco-friendly energy applicable for the majority of electrical appliances, but they also help in monitoring the performance of the entire solar system in and provide diagnostic data required to identify and fix any technical failures. Additionally, with the Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW, users can also store excess energy in batteries or feed it back to the main power grid.
Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW together with the PV panels form the crux of your solar system. The Fronius solar inverter in Wollongong NSW is responsible for the quality and safety of the power coming out of your solar system and most importantly, optimising the generation under different conditions to maximise the amount of energy generated.
A vital component within a solar PV system, the Fronius solar power inverter in Wollongong NSW converts the DC electricity produced by the solar panels to AC to feed back to use in the home, store in a battery, or export to the electricity grid.
At night, or when the panels are not producing power, the Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW, transformer-based inverters have a higher power consumption to sit in a standby mode. A function called “maximum power point tracking” (MPPT) is a way in which the Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW will look to the panels and draw from them the maximum power that the panels can supply. Some Fronius inverters in Wollongong NSW have twin inputs with twin sets of MPPT’s. The benefit of having two MPPTs on a Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW is that output can be independently split. With two MPPTs, a Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW can take inputs from strings of panels facing different directions, on different pitches, with different output capacity, even with panels of a different type. These Fronius inverters in Wollongong NSW with multiple inputs are good if you want to put some solar panels on, say, a pitched North-East facing roof and another lot of panels on a smaller, flat or low pitched North-West facing roof.
Some Fronius inverters in Wollongong NSW will be rated for internal use only and some for external use. They will all have an IP rating for example IP21 indicates suitability for indoor use and IP65 is for outdoor use. Just like the panels, Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW do not like to get too hot so they should not be installed in direct sunlight like on a North facing wall or a position lacking ventilation, where the Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW can overheat. In most cases the Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW will be positioned next to your meter box.
Some Fronius inverters in Wollongong NSW will also have a rating for humidity as this can also cause issues. As the sun climbs in the sky the direct irradiance, hitting the panels increases and the DC voltage coming from the solar panels will increase as well. The Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW will have a minimum input voltage, so it will require the sun to be at a certain height or level of intensity before it will turn on. Always look for a Fronius inverter in Wollongong NSW with a low DC input to ensure that it will operate for as long as possible during the day.