PV Powered Unveils New 260 kW Commercial PV Inverter

PV Powered Inc., a Bend, Ore.-based designer and manufacturer of solar inverters, says it has shipped its first PVP 260 kW units.

Accordingto the company, the PVP 260 kW features 97% CEC efficiency at 295 VDCand provides both standard 295VDC input and an optional 265VDC minimumtap. The inverter also has the ability to operate at full nameplatepower output across the entire input voltage range.

Furtherrefinements in the company’s Smart Air Management system deliver animproved level of thermal operating margin and redundant system design,resulting in a commercial inverter that can operate at full power for20-plus years across a -30 degree C to 50 degree C operatingtemperature range, even if a fan fails in the field, according to PVPowered.