Solectria Utility-Scale Inverters Chosen for the 18MW Glynn Solar Farm in Brunswick, Georgia
Lawrence, MA – September 10, 2015 – Solectria – A Yaskawa Company, a leading U.S. PV inverter manufacturer, announced today that its SGI 750XTM, utility-scale PV inverters, have been chosen for the 18MW Glynn Solar Farm in Brunswick, Georgia, adjacent to the Golden Isles Airport. This project is one of many in the PV portfolio being built by Entropy Solar Integrators with Solectria inverters, financed through affiliates of Entropy Investment Management (Entropy).
This project is part of the Georgia Power Advanced Solar Initiative (GPASI), developed by Georgia Power in November 2012. The GPASI is an innovative solar program that was designed to procure 210MW of solar capacity in the state of Georgia. In July 2013, the Public Service Commission approved an additional 525MW.
“Entropy Solar Integrators has a strong partnership with Solectria. We have used their inverters in multiple utility-scale projects. Solectria has responsive support and customer service and the ability to supply high-quality inverters and competitive pricing that is essential for the continued deployment of low cost solar energy in the United States,” said Clay Hartman, COO of Entropy Solar Integrators, LLC.
“Solectria – A Yaskawa Company is committed to delivering the most reliable, efficient and cost effective products to its customers. Our 1000 VDC, utility-scale inverters, the SGI 500XTM and SGI 750XTM, deliver this promise to our customers. These inverters were designed, developed and tested to the highest standards available today. We also value long-standing customer relationships such as that of Entropy Solar Integrators and appreciate their trust and commitment to Solectria and our solar solutions,” said Phil Vyhanek, President of Solectria – A Yaskawa Company.
About Solectria – A Yaskawa Company
Solectria – A Yaskawa Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Yaskawa America, Inc., is a leading U.S.-based grid-tied PV inverter, combiner and web-based monitoring manufacturer for residential, commercial and utility-scale solar projects. Solectria’s products include 3.8 to 750 kW inverters. Solectria is backed by over 100 years of power electronics and inverter experience. All of Solectria’s three-phase central inverters are made in the USA. PV System owners, developers and EPCs rely on the high performance, reliability and bankability of Solectria – A Yaskawa Company. To learn more, please go to www.solectria.com.
Entropy is a specialty energy investment and management company that engages in asset finance, private equity investments, and arbitrage investments primarily in renewable and alternative energy in North and South America and the Caribbean. To learn more about Entropy, please visit http://www.entropyim.com/.
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