April-May 2022

FuturENERGY Digital – N 89


Cover Story

SMART ENERGY SOLUTIONS TO PROVIDE CLEAR AND CONVENIENT ACCESS TO GREEN ENERGY

As a global leader in smart energy solutions, Growatt provides an extensive portfolio of products and solutions including PV inverters, energy storage systems, electric vehicle chargers and smart energy management solutions. Established in 2010, Growatt has built strong and experienced local teams in key solar markets, with an extensive service network of 23 offices worldwide. It has an advanced manufacturing plant in China covering an area of 200,000 m2, with an anual output of 20 GW of inverters and 400,000 battery modules.

As a global leader in smart energy solutions, Growatt provides an extensive portfolio of products and solutions including PV inverters, energy storage systems, electric vehicle chargers and smart energy management solutions. Established in 2010, Growatt has built strong and experienced local teams in key solar markets, with an extensive service network of 23 offices worldwide. It has an advanced manufacturing plant in China covering an area of 200,000 m2, with an anual output of 20 GW of inverters and 400,000 battery modules.

With strong competitive advantages in distributed solar power, the company is the world’s No.1 residential inverter supplier as well as ranking among the top 5 global suppliers of commercial inverters. Additionally, for storage hybrid inverters, Growatt is the second largest supplier in the world, according to Wood Mackenzie. As at the end of 2021, Growatt had shipped over 3.8 million

inverters to more than 100 countries. Dedicated to client satisfaction, the Growatt team consistently supports customers in system design, installation, troubleshooting and more.

Reliability and sustainability

Growatt is committed to high product quality and has introduced a comprehensive quality control system, the Five-Step Quality Engineering System, which includes Design Engineering, Component Engineering, Test Engineering, Reliability Engineering, and Manufacturing Engineering.

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COVER STORY

GROWATT. Smart energy solutions to provide clear and convenient access to green energy

INTERVIEW. IN CONVERSATION WITH…

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RENEWABLES

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Renewable energy in the Canary Islands

Fans, motors and control technology for the energy systems of today and tomorrow

PV

The world installs a record 168 GW of solar power in 2021, entering the solar terawatt age

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A comprehensive range of flexible and versatile trackers

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SuperTrack: the smart tracker control system that increases power production by 3% to 8%

Power solutions for integrated solar energy storage and charging systems

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Growatt, inverters and batteries for any solar project

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Sungrow, PV inverters for the most varied of application scenarios

STI Norland renews the UL certification that accredits the safety and quality of its solar trackers

WIND POWER

WindEXT Project: standardising content and introducing digitisation into wind maintenance training

We talk to Juan Carlos Arévalo about GreenPowerMonitor and digitalisation as key to the energy transition

We talk to Federico González, Regional CTO of Vestas, about the new V163-4.5 MW turbine

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Windfloat®: opening spanish waters to floating offshore wind

We talk to Santiago Blanco, about DNV and its role as technical authority in onshore and offshore wind power

SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY

Major manufacturers speed up towards electric vehicles

IONIQ 5, the crossover that is setting the stage for the new E-mobility

The user at the centre of E-mobility

Engineering and consultancy beyond permitting

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ENERGY STORAGE

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