Matching Your Inverter to Your Panels

Your inverter’s efficiency has a direct and crucial effect on the efficiency of your PV system as a whole because it’s your inverter that converts the direct current electricity coming from your panels to alternating current – the current used by the grid. Many people wonder how big their inverter should be compared to their…

Getting Ready for Spring

It’s pretty much here! While most of us are casting off our winter gloom and getting ready for more outdoor time and fewer jumpers, the keen solar folks among us should have an extra item on their to-do lists alongside storing away their winter woolies. That’s right, prepping their panels for the best two seasons…

What Does an Inverter Do?

We’ve all heard of inverters and we know that they’re vital if your solar energy is to be used in your domestic appliances. However, not many people outside the industry actually know what an inverter does and why. Back to basics So, the sun shines onto your photovoltaic (or solar) cells and creates electricity. It…