Satcon Technology Corporation, a leading provider of utility-scale power conversion solutions for the renewable energy market, announced that it has been selected by Unity Electric, LLC to supply 16 Megawatts (MW) of their PowerGate Plus solutions to power a utility-scale solar farm in Tinton Falls, New Jersey. For this project, Unity Electric, LLC will deploy thirty two PowerGate Plus 500kW solutions; the world's most widely deployed large-scale solar PV inverters. Upon completion, this site will be one of the largest solar installations in the North East.
Satcon’s Utility Ready inverter solutions are the industry’s most advanced and proven large scale power conversion technologies and deliver intelligent power plant management, enabling improvements in total power plant reliability and yield through more powerful system monitoring, diagnostic, and remote control functionality.
With over two Gigawatts (GW) of utility-ready inverters shipped, Satcon solutions help power the world’s most advanced solar farms. Satcon inverters enable instant voltage stabilization, frequency control, dynamic grid support, and secures the continuous operation of the PV plant in the event of dynamic ground faults, achieving the performance guidelines set forth by the German Association of Energy and Water Industries (BDEW 2008 Grid Connection Standard). Construction for the Tinton Falls project is currently underway.