Entries by APsystems Team

Take our 2019 survey and enter to win $500 cash!

Are you an installer, contractor or distributor? Do you use, specify, purchase, market or install solar inverter products? If yes then please take a few minutes to complete this survey, and you will be eligible to win $500 from APsystems. It’s this easy: By answering all questions in the short survey, you’ll help us better […]

ECU-R Video Series launched for Installation Pros

Now available on the APsystems website and its YouTube channel, professional installers can learn the ins and outs of the installation, setup and commissioning of the ECU-R gateway. A collection of 5 videos, the ECU-R series covers the tools needed, features overview, placement, connections, use of the ECU APP, inverter scanning, syncing with the ECU-R, […]

QS1 Cabling Video

Have you seen our new QS1 cabling & connection video? This video provides information on QS1 inverter/PV module connection in different scenarios such as portrait vs. landscape, tandem use with the YC600, use with split cell/half-cut cell modules and when to use DC extension cables.

APsystems Exhibiting at OSEC in Portland May 7-9

The Oregon Solar Energy Conference will be held in Portland, Oregon May 7-9 and APsystems will have its portfolio of microinverter and gateway products on display, including the YC600, the most advanced microinverter in the world, and the new QS1, designed for fast and cost-effective installation. Join us for a Networking Happy Hour on Wednesday, […]

QS1 & YC600 Compatibility Showcased at NABCEP

APsystems proudly showcased the QS1 and YC600 microinverters at the NABCEP event in San Diego last month, and spent some time highlighting one of the best and most understated qualities of those products for attending installers: QS1 and YC600 compatibility on the same circuit. Thanks to a smart engineering design strategy, the QS1 4-in-1 microinverter […]

Diamond Sponsor APsystems offers training at NABCEP, March 25-28

APsystems will offer installer training at the NABCEP Continuing Education Conference 2019, March 25-28 in San Diego, California. Chris Barrett, APsystems Senior Director of Technical Support, will be conducting training on “Next-gen multi-module microinverters to reduce installation costs.” APsystems has been approved by NABCEP to confer continuing education credits on its training. APsystems is proud […]

Swiss Solar Tech, Okanagan Solar earn 2018 APsystems Project of the Year Awards

APsystems congratulates installers Swiss Solar Tech Ltd. and Okanagan Solar Ltd., both of British Columbia, Canada, as winners of our annual Project of the Year Awards. Swiss Solar Tech Ltd. is honored in the Commercial category for the Poplar Grove Winery/Vanilla Pod Restaurant project in BC’s Okanagan Valley. The project creatively showcases APsystems YC1000 true […]

2018 Residential Award Winner: Carrington View Apartments

As single-family residential solar booms across North America, multi-family projects are catching on as a vibrant market segment for developers and installers alike.  A developer in West Kelowna, British Columbia, is leading the trend, now completing its eighth multi-family residential solar project in just a short time with installer Okanagan Solar Ltd. Their newest showcase: […]

2018 Commercial Award Winner: Poplar Grove Winery/Vanilla Pod Restaurant, Okanagan, B.C.

The same temperate climate and generous sunlight that makes the Okanagan Valley ideal for growing grapes makes it perfect for a natural harvest of another sort: solar. When Tony and Barbara Holler, owners of Poplar Grove Winery, decided to add a solar-covered patio to the winery’s Vanilla Pod Restaurant, they worked with installer Swiss Solar […]

Need for Speed: Inside the upgrades to the most powerful microinverter on the market

A smart grid needs a very smart inverter – and fast data communications. Solar Builder Magazine dives into the high-speed ZigBee communications capability built into the APsystems QS1, the most powerful microinverter on the market. Up to 3x faster than standard PLC, the QS1 ZigBee creates a 2.4GhZ “mesh” network for fast, reliable performance tracking […]