In 2017 industry competition in the grid connect solar inverter market is very tight with many of the top-rated manufacturers releasing models with innovative hi-tech features including online monitoring and smart grid capabilities.
A solar inverter is a device that changes DC electrical current generated by solar panels into AC which is more widely used by most common electrical appliances. The inverter is a vital part of a solar power system and even with the best solar panels installed the system will not output its full potential if the inverter is not functioning correctly.
If you have Solar Quotes from a couple of different solar panel installers, you may see that each of them is offering their own recommended brand of solar inverter. So how do you decide which one is the best?
A list of some of the best solar inverter brands available on the Australian solar market including a sample of solar inverter specifications for each brand.
Solar panels produce DC electricity which is the same kind of electricity that batteries output. For the power from solar panels to be useful in the home it needs to be converted from DC into AC Alternating Current, this conversion is made possible by a device called a power inverter.