Ginlong Technologies (Solis) has received its BIS and is receiving BIS certification for all of its solar inverters in India. The company claims it was the first to do this, although we have reports that several other companies have also received their confirmations.
Ginlong Technologies (Solos), a leading global manufacturer of photovoltaic string inverters, has confirmed that it has received BIS certification for all solar inverters in the country.
In August 2019, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) had the Series approval guidelines of solar PV inverters to carry out tests in test laboratories to implement the quality control Solar Photovoltaics Systems, Devices and Component Goods Order 2017.
The guidelines should make it easier for test laboratories / manufacturers to approve the product family including changes in design and materials for the solar inverters for their mandatory registration with BIS and for the implementation of the order for solar photovoltaic systems. And were applicable to off-grid, grid-tied and hybrid solar PV devices Inverter of powers up to 150 kW.
According to the guidelines, manufacturers were required to make a statement about the series of their products while sending samples of a particular series to test laboratories for testing. Of the entire range of models to be included in the registration, the model with the highest rating will be tested to cover the entire family.
The Self-certification deadline The number of solar inverters by the BIS has been increased several times, and now Solis inverters have also received the grade for certification.
Last month we reported that the company was planning to do this Raise over $ 100 million (~ 700 million Chinese yuan) through a private offer to fund the expansion of its manufacturing capacity. With a surge in the global string inverter market, the company announced that it would use the funds to double its production capacity for Solis products to 20 GW per year.
The expanded factory will add 1,000,000 square feet to its existing facility in Binhai Industrial Park, bringing the company’s total capacity to 20 GW. The construction plans include a new state-of-the-art research and development center, high-volume production lines with advanced automation machines, increased warehouse capacity and new offices. A new company campus includes state-of-the-art offices, a multifunctional conference center and apartments for dedicated staff.