Solectria Renewables to Deliver 5.3MW of SMARTGRID Inverters to Tecta Solar

Tecta Solar Selects Solectria Renewables Based on Reliability, Serviceability and Durability of its  SMARTGRID Series Inverters

Lawrence, MA – April 14, 2011 – Solectria Renewables, LLC, the leading U.S. PV inverter manufacturer, announced today that it has been selected by Tecta Solar of Billerica, MA to supply four locations in Massachusetts with SMARTGRID Inverters (SGI Series Inverters).  The four rooftop systems will amount to 5.3 megawatts (MW).

Tecta Solar will equip each of the installations with Suntech modules, Sunlink racking system and Solectria Renewables’ SGI Series inverters.  Solectria Renewables will supply 10, SGI 500 (500 kW) and 1, SGI 300 (300 kW), the world’s highest efficiency utility-scale inverter in the PV market.  Each PV system is slated to be completed in September of 2011. These installations will produce enough electricity to completely offset each of the buildings electric loads with a combined total of 6,350,000 kWh of electricity annually.

Brett Chapman, General Manager of Tecta Solar New England, stated, “Tecta Solar is an engineering, procurement and construction company that combines the knowledge of roofing and solar installations.  We have a long established relationship with Solectria Renewables and always choose their inverters based on reliability, serviceability and durability.  No other grid-tied PV inverter compares to Solectria Renewables'.” 

“Although Solectria Renewables has thousands of inverters installed nationwide, we love to participate in local solar deployments in our home state of Massachusetts,” said James Worden, CEO of Solectria Renewables.  “We value long term relationships with proven, skilled partners, such as Tecta Solar, and we are thrilled they place such faith in our technology.”

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