In Recent years in India, Grid-tie solar inverters are gaining popularity, not only in commercial segment but also in residential segment.
Setup Solar without Batteries
Interesting fact about grid tie inverters is, “It operates without batteries”.
Yes, it does not need battery bank to operate. It uses minimal power from grid to balance the load. So, grid connection is necessary for a grid tie solar inverter to function properly.
(Note: This system will shut down when power supply from grid fails)
I hope many of our readers would like to see some real pictures of Grid Tie solar installation.
Here we go….
Some pictures of Sukam Solar Grid tie inverter installation in Vellore, Tamilnadu, India
Inverter Model: Su-Kam Grid Tie Inverter 30K TM
Inverter Brand: Su-Kam
Range: 30 kilowatts
Solar panels: 30 kW
Solar Panel Make: Vikram solar
System warranty – 5 years
Inverter warranty – 5 years
Solar Panels – 25 years
The total system of 30 kW inverter + 30 kW solar panels + Mounting structures costs Rs.22,00,000/- (approx)
Note: No subsidies available for this project
About Earthing done in this installation
Dedicated Earthing is there for DC and AC ; And AC earthing will loop ACDB and Inverter ; and DC earthing will be DCDB with Panels and Structure
Image courtesy: Mr. Daniel Annepu (Sr. Engineer – Solar projects at Su-Kam)
If you have more questions about this installation, you may contact Mr.Daniel – 9962225907 from chennai
If you want more information on Grid tie solar installations, contact Mr.Kartik Sachdev (9811897315) from Delhi, he has done so many grid tie solar installations in North India.
This is not a marketing kind of article, i always avoid posting any contact numbers and dealer contacts in articles, but in this case i feel it is necessary to provide some expert’s contact numbers for readers who want to install grid tie solar. you can also post your questions in comment box, i will try to help you.
Why we recommend Grid tie solar Inverters for commercial use?
As the power tariff for commercial establishments are much higher compared to residential buildings, it is good decision to install Grid tie inverters to reduce the Electricity bill in commercial buildings like schools, offices, factories etc.
Su-kam Solar Grid Tie Inverters are available from 1 kW to 50 kW range
TATA solar is offering Grid tie inverters ranging from 1 kW to 100 kW (according to the requirement) (Tata solar Dynamo series)