Sungrow signs 650 MW PV inverter supply deal with Avaada Energy

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Chinese inverter manufacturer Sungrow—which has installed over 100 GW capacity worldwide—has announced it has won a 650 MW contract with Indian developer Avaada Energy to supply 1500V inverter solutions for its upcoming PV projects in 2020.

Avaada Energy, one of India’s leading independent power producers, has commissioned over 2 GW of renewable assets and aims to reach 11 GW by 2025.

According to the statement, Sungrow will provide its 1500V 3.125 MW central inverter solution for Avaada Energy’s solar projects.

Notably, Sungrow has over 10 GW of 1500V solar inverter solutions installed across the globe.

“We value Sungrow’s proven performance record worldwide and are delighted to partner with Sungrow to supply numerous landmark projects in India. Sungrow’s 1500V turnkey solution perfectly match our demand when we take a holistic comparison regarding the 650 MW projects. Furthermore, the comprehensive local team of Sungrow is paramount to support our business in India,” commented Avaada Group chairman Vineet Mittal.

“Sungrow has been deeply involved in the Indian market for more than five years, including opening its first international factory in India. With high-quality products and superior services, Sungrow has won continued trust of its customers,” said Sungrow India country manager Hu Yukun.

Developed for large-scale 1500V flat ground plants, the 1500V 3.125 MW central inverter features a high DC/AC ratio of over 1.4 and the flexible 6.25 MW or 12.5 MW block design, which can minimize the system cost and be widely utilized in India—according to Sungrow statement.

Founded in 1997 by University Professor Cao Renxian, Sungrow has a broad product portfolio offering PV inverter solutions and energy storage systems for utility-scale, commercial, and residential applications, as well as floating PV plant solutions.