News

Great News: APsystems Offers a Fantastic Promotion for Australia & New Zealand Solar Installers

Dear Valued Australian & New Zealand Customers, APsystems is excited to announce that a fantastic promotion program is coming to Australia & New Zealand! This outstanding program offers you the best chance to try the most advanced solar microinverter in the world: the APsystems YC600. For every 12 YC600 microinverters purchased from APsystems in Australia […]

APsystems Exhibits at All-Energy Australia 2018-October 3-4!

All-Energy Australia 2018, one of world’s largest PV conventions, comes to Melbourne on Oct. 3-4 – and APsystems will be there in force. Join APsystems at our enhanced, interactive booth 2738, where we’ll bring you the most advanced microinverter YC600, and the Energy Communication Unit ECU-C and ECU-R. The APsystems YC600 is a true utility-interactive microinverter […]

APsystems to Launch QS1 Four-Module 1200W Microinverter at Solar Power International, USA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEATTLE, Wa.; ROTTERDAM, Netherlands; JIAXING, China – August 27, 2018 – APsystems will unveil the QS1, a four-module, single phase microinverter for residential applications at the Solar Power International trade show in Anaheim, USA. A new design for APsystems, the QS1 offers 75% faster installation time, while offering the highest peak output […]

APsystems Launches Website Servicing Australia and New Zealand

APsystems recently launched its dedicated website for the Australia and New Zealand market, to better serve customer needs in the region previously supported by the global APsystems website. Users can visit the new website at: aunz.apsystems.com. APsystems is proud to have been one of the first microinverter suppliers to enter the Australia/New Zealand market more […]

Take our 2018 questionnaire and enter to win $500 credit!

Are you an APsystems installer, contractor or distributor? Do you use, specify, purchase, market or install solar inverter products? Yes, well then take a few minutes to complete this questionnaire, and you will be eligible to win $500 credit on your next order with APsystems. It’s this easy: By answering all questions in the short […]

Join APsystems at SNEC 2018 in Shanghai, May 28-30

SNEC 2018, one of world’s largest PV conventions, comes to Shanghai on May 28-30 – and APsystems will be there in force. SNEC is an ideal platform for PV companies to share their products and services, drawing technology leaders from across the global industry to spark ideas and innovation. Distributors, installers and manufacturers can keep […]

Join APsystems for YC600 Microinverter Training for CPD Credit

APsystems and AC Solar Warehouse will present a new series of YC600 microinverter product and installation training sessions for Australian installers, from May 14th to 18th , available times and places to be announced. This dynamic presentation will include the YC600 microinverter system design, ECU-C and ECU-R product introduction, monitoring setup, tools of the trade, […]

APsystems EMA mobile app now features module-level monitoring

APsystems now offers the same, widely popular module-level monitoring features from its online EMA portal in its convenient mobile app. The EMA app displays solar array power production by day and month, as well as current panel-by-panel performance. The app also features a date selection tool which displays module-level performance on a specific date and […]

APsystems EMA monitoring web portal now available in Portuguese

APsystems is proud to launch a Portuguese language option for its Energy Monitoring & Analysis (EMA) web portal to enhance service to its Portuguese-speaking customers around the world. Users can view their solar array performance using the same URL and log-in information as before at APsystemsEMA.com. Portuguese Translation Support: Mr. Jose Adalberto Botezelli (Ecori-Brazil).  APsystems now offers […]

Happy Holidays from APsystems

Best wishes for a joyous holiday season and a very bright and happy 2018. – Your friends at APsystems

APsystems to Exhibit New YC600 Microinverter at All-Energy 2017!

APsystems will showcase the new YC600 utility-interactive microinverter at All-Energy Australia 2017, Oct. 11-12 in Melbourne. A smart microinverter for the smart grid, the YC600 with Reactive Power Control is CEC approved for Australia and meets IEC/EN62109-1/2 requirements. The YC600 can connect to two modules, lowering balance of system costs while offering 600VA peak performance […]

APsystems Unveils World’s Most Advanced Solar Microinverter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LAS VEGAS – September 10, 2017 – APsystems introduces the YC600, a dual-module, utility-interactive microinverter with Reactive Power Control (RPC) technology and Rule 21 grid support functionality at Solar Power International in Las Vegas, NV. The first of its kind, the YC600 was designed to accommodate today’s high output PV panels, offer […]

Olivier Jacques named APsystems Executive Vice President of USA & EMEA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   SEATTLE, WA, and LYON, FRANCE – APsystems, the global leader in advanced microinverter technology for the solar PV industry, today announced Olivier Jacques has been named Executive Vice President, USA & EMEA. Jacques is based in Lyon, France and most recently served as APsystems Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Europe, […]

Join APsystems at SNEC 2017 in Shanghai, April 19

SNEC 2017, one of world’s largest PV conventions, will occur in Shanghai on April. 19-21. SNEC is an ideal platform for PV companies to share their products and services, as the event draws technology industry leaders from across the globe to spark ideas and innovation. Distributors, installers and manufacturers can keep on top of the […]

APsystems upgrades EMA monitoring website with more data and improved interface

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEATTLE, JIAXING, LYON– APsystems today announced the launch of a new, redesigned version of its Energy Monitoring & Analysis (EMA) website APsystemsEMA.com. The web-based platform, available for free on any connected device, monitors and reports module-level energy production of solar arrays which utilize APsystems inverters and provides that information to homeowners and […]

Upcoming launch of new Energy Monitoring & Analysis (EMA)

Dear APsystems EMA user, APsystems is proud to announce the upcoming launch of a new, redesigned version of its Energy Monitoring & Analysis (EMA) website APsystemsEMA.com. As you know, the website monitors and reports energy production on sites which utilize APsystems microinverters and also enables APsystems-registered solar installers and contractors to create and manage their […]

APsystems helps Extend the Day bring solar to kids in developing nations

APsystems is teaming up with the nonprofit Extend the Day to bring portable solar-powered lights to students in developing nations. APsystems engineers assisted in the design of small, personal-sized lights, now being distributed to kids and families in remote villages in Kenya, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Myanmar and Namibia. The lights allow students to study in the […]

Buy 5, Get 1 FREE: Fantastic A+ Rewards continues ONLY for New Zealand!

Dear Valued New Zealand Installer, The unbelievable A+ Rewards program from APsystems continues ONLY for New Zealand! We’re proud to offer this incredible promotion to our New Zealand installers. For every 5 YC500 microinverters purchased from an APsystems participating distribution partner in New Zealand, you will receive one YC500 microinverter absolutely free! That’s right: Now […]

Solar MLPE hacks for the installer edge

Time is money. We’ve all heard the age-old adage, but if you’re a solar installation company, it absolutely rings true: time is your worst enemy. Labor is expensive, so the longer a project takes, the more it costs an installer to put in a solar system, and it comes right out of their bottom line. […]

APsystems at All Energy Australia 2016

All Energy Australia is Australia’s biggest solar energy industry exhibition and attracts the world’s top solar energy manufacturers, technologies and products. Join APsystems at our enhanced, interactive booth 1116, where we’ll bring you our latest products, the YC550 and YC1200 microinverters, and the Energy Communication Unit ECU-C gateway. The flagship APsystems YC550 is a grid-tied […]

Big News Australia & New Zealand: Another Fantastic A+ Rewards Offer from APsystems!

Dear Valued Australian & New Zealand Installer, The unbelievable A+ Rewards program from APsystems is now better than ever! We’re proud to offer this incredible promotion to our Australian& New Zealand installers. For every 15 YC500 microinverters purchased from an APsystems participating distribution partner in Australia or New Zealand, you will receive two YC500 microinverters […]

Big News Australia/New Zealand: the A+ Rewards Program is Coming to you!

Dear Valued Australian & New Zealand Installer, There’s never been a better time to bring APsystems microinverters to your customers, and we’re glad offer this incredible promotion to our Australian installers. For every nine YC500 microinverters that you purchase from an APsystems participating Distribution Partner, you can receive one YC500 for free. That’s right: Every […]

Join APsystems at SNEC 2016 in Shanghai, May 24

APsystems will be a featured exhibitor and presenter at the upcoming SNEC 2016, May 24-26 in Shanghai, China. SNEC is an ideal platform for PV companies to share their products and services, as the event draws technology leaders from across the global industry to spark ideas and innovation. Distributors, installers and manufacturers can keep on top […]

Olivier Jacques to lead APsystems Europe, Middle East and Africa operations

Olivier Jacques has joined APsystems as Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Europe, Middle East and Africa. He is based in the APsystems branch in Lyon, France. The company also maintains a European office in Netherlands. Jacques brings more than 20 years of experience in construction, industrial and high-tech industries. Prior to joining APsystems, he […]

5 Reasons a String Inverter Won’t Cut It.

Microinverters or string? PV system designers fall into two camps, some favoring big inverters and others moving toward the powerful little boxes that meet each module where the real action is: on the roof. Knowing the limitations of string inverters may tell you just why the Module Level Power Electronics segment – microinverters – is […]

APsystems YC1000 supports electric vehicle charging station at Intel HQ

APsystems microinverters support a hybrid solar/grid-tied electric vehicle charging station at Intel corporate headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif. Powered by APsystems YC1000 true 3-phase microinverters and Suntec 285-watt modules, the 4.2kW solar array supplements the charging station’s grid-tied power. A 45kW storage system by Powin Energy backs up the array, further reducing demands on the […]

A+ Rewards Program lasts until Q1 2016, ONLY for Australia & New Zealand

APsystems and its A+Rewards Program offer an unbeatable deal for installers on our advanced microinverter technology. For every 10 YC500 microinverters you purchase from a participating APsystems Distribution Partner, receive a free Energy Communication Unit (ECU). That’s right: Every 10 APsystems YC500 microinverters you purchase through March 31, 2016, will earn a free ECU. Your A+ Rewards free […]

University of Kansas (USA) architecture students take solar construction into the future

Powering old homes with solar is only half the renewable-energy equation. Designing and building new homes that make the most of that renewable power – achieving ultra-efficient “Net Zero” construction, and beyond – is the next frontier for sustainable living. American graduate students in the University of Kansas Department of Architecture, Design and Planning are […]

EMA app upgraded for APsystems microinverter users

Smartphones get even smarter with the newly upgraded EMA App from APsystems. The EMA App lets homeowners track the performance of their APsystems solar array in real time, more quickly and conveniently than ever. See comprehensive system data including power output by day, month, year or lifetime of the array. EMA App also calculates energy […]

ArrayApp now upgraded for iPhone, Android devices

Smartphone-equipped installers can enjoy the latest features and functionality in the newly upgraded ArrayApp from APsystems. ArrayApp is designed to help solar professionals quickly and easily set up new APsystems microinverter arrays via their iPhone or Android devices. Installers can complete the registration of a new APsystems installation while still on the job site. Download […]

VIDEO: Learn the APsystems EMA and ECU monitoring system basics

From system setup to performance tracking, a robust monitoring package is essential to installers and end users alike. The Energy Communication Unit and EMA software from APsystems offer this powerful but easy-to-use monitoring and analysis at every step. Chris Barrett, APsystems USA director of technical services, demonstrated our advanced user interface at this year’s Solar […]

Big News: the A+ Rewards Program is here!

APsystems and its A+ Rewards Program offer an unbeatable deal on advanced microinverter technology for installers. For every 10 YC500 microinverters you purchase from a participating APsystems Distribution Partner, receive a free Energy Communication Unit (ECU) or a free YC500 microinverter. This offer varies by region; contact your distributor for details. That’s right: Every 10 […]

Global solar technology leader APS rebrands as APsystems

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JIAXING, CHINA – APS, a global leader in solar technology, is now APsystems. The brand refinement highlights the company’s commitment to powerful alternative energy solutions, and its evolution from a product-oriented portfolio to a whole-systems innovator. The phrase “Altenergy Power,” a nod to the company’s original legal name, will appear beneath APsystems […]

A letter to our solar partners: APS becomes APsystems

It’s been just six years since APS was a Silicon Valley startup – and how far we’ve come in that short time. Founded with the goal of bringing the most advanced microinverter technology to the solar PV market, we’ve passed one milestone after another en route to ranking no. 2 in global market share among […]

APS Microinverter technology featured at Dargaville, NZ, solar show

APS partner MPower exhibited the APS YC500 and YC1000 microinverters at the popular Dargaville, New Zealand, solar show in late February. Designed for residential applications, the YC500 handles two PV modules independently, while the 3-phase, 4-module YC1000 is specially designed and built for commercial applications. The Dargaville event showcased APS Microinverters as mature solar technology, […]

APS YC1000 microinverter enters the Australia market

Solar power is widely used in Australia and many families have installed PV system on their roofs. APS is proud to be first among microinverter suppliers in the Australian market, providing the best and most economical products available. Our best seller, the YC500 dual-module unit, is already popular here. Now, the new YC1000 microinverter is […]

YC1000-3-208 microinverter earns CEC certification

The new YC1000-3-208 microinverter from APS has earned CEC certification. The California Energy Commission listing is a key benchmark of solar product efficiency and quality, and qualifies equipment for use and financial incentives under the California Solar Initiative. The CEC standard is also recognized throughout the western U.S. solar market. The YC1000-3-208 microinverter earned a […]

APS Microinverters meet CEC requirements of IEC 62109-1 and IEC 62109-2

APS Microinverters fully comply with new requirements for safety and quality that will go into effect in Australia in 2015. Module-level power electronics must be certified to meet IEC 62109-1 and IEC 62109-2 after July of this year, according to the Clean Energy Council of Australia and the SAA Approvals testing laboratories. APS Microinverter products have […]

World’s largest true 3-phase microinverter installation powered by APS YC1000

The groundbreaking YC1000 microinverter from APS will power a milestone true 3-phase installation going into service in China’s Zhejiang Province this week. More than 1.4 MW of the total 8.13 MW project will be generated using APS Microinverter technology – earning it distinction as the world’s largest true 3-phase microinverter installation. The project at the […]