TITLE

Forget About Solar Panels, Think Micro-Inverter

AUTHOR(S)
Moresco, Justin
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;1/29/2008, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the $6.5 million second-round of venture funding announced by Petaluma, Caliornia-based startup Enphase Energy. The aim of this funding round is to reduce the rest of system costs and improve reliability along the way. Enphase plans to achieve it by going micro with its inverters, devices that convert a solar panel's direct current (DC) to alternating current (AC) power in order to operate machinery and appliances and feed into the electrical grid. The startup faces fierce competition in the solar energy market.
ACCESSION #
36962062

 

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