Tigo®, pioneer of the Smart Modular Flex MLPE platform, today announced that it has been granted its most important and industry strategic hardware patent applying to the smart technology used in its flexible module-level power electronics (Flex MLPE) within solar junction boxes. Tigo’s connection box with reliable and inexpensive contacts for solar modules is now patented to enable the use of multiple types of passive and active covers for different functionalities in the junction box. To learn more, Tigo will be displaying its Flex MLPE during Intersolar Munich 2018 from June 20th – 22nd with multiple OEM and distribution partners.


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The Flex MLPE's contacts within the junction box allow for high current, exposure to extreme element ...

The Flex MLPE's contacts within the junction box allow for high current, exposure to extreme elements, and interchangeable covers. (Photo: Business Wire)

U.S. Patent 9,991,843 is Tigo’s 56th patent issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, with 23 patents still pending. The Flex MLPE's contacts within the junction box allow for high current, exposure to extreme elements, and interchangeable covers. Tigo's other patents relate to reduced field buildup, enhanced efficiency power supply, module-level monitoring, Rapid Shutdown, solar optimization, string combing, and more.


“This patent – combined with our others - is further evidence of Tigo’s determination to dominate in the MLPE industry with competitive solar optimization, monitoring, and safety capabilities,” says Danny Eizips, VP of Hardware at Tigo. “This latest one puts Tigo and all our partners in a strategic position to lead in cost-effective integrated and retrofit/add-on solutions.”


Tigo has positioned itself with a first-to-market advantage to bring MLPE to its existing tier 1 partners with module and inverter manufacturers that include the biggest brands in the industry. To learn more, Tigo will display the TS4 covers of its Flex MLPE Platform during Intersolar Munich 2018 from June 20th – 22nd with multiple partners including SMA (Booth B3.210), BayWa (Booth A3.179-180), IBC Solar (Booth A3.579-680), JA Solar (A2.480), Krannich (A3.390-480), Luxor (A1.190), and more.


About Tigo Energy, Inc.


Tigo is a Silicon Valley company founded in 2007 by a team of experienced technologists. Combining a unique systems-level approach with expertise in semiconductors, power electronics, and solar energy, the Tigo team developed the first-generation Smart Module Optimizer technology for the solar industry. Tigo's vision is to leverage integrated and retrofitted Flex MLPE (module-level power electronics) and communications technology to drive the cost of solar electricity down. By partnering with tier 1 module and inverter manufacturers in the industry, Tigo is able to focus on its key innovation with the smartest TS4 modular platform and leverage the broader ecosystem. Tigo has operations in the USA, Latin America, Caribbean, Europe, Japan, China, Australia and the Middle East. Learn more at www.tigoenergy.com.




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NTPC to use Treated Sewage Water

14th Jun, 2018

NTPC, India’s largest power generating company will use treated sewage water at its Dadri Power Station. This is in line with the tariff policy amendment by Ministry of Power, which requires mandatory use of treated sewage water from Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) of municipal body for thermal power plant located within 50 kilometre radius of the STP.

As a part of its corporate ethos, NTPC aims at utilization of waste water to ensure a sustainable ecological balance by minimizing waste and reusing treated wastewater at its power stations. NTPC has always made a pro-active approach towards environment, adoption of latest technologies, and continual environment conservation.

Company signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Noida Authority on 14th June 2018 at Noida, for the supply of 80 MLD treated sewage water to NTPC Dadri plant. The project is expected to get completed in next three years.

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Triton brings user-friendly and pocket-friendly Backup Solutions From 10KWH to 10MWH of requirements. The offering is live for entire India. From common households to manufacturing units to small commercial setups to mission critical healthcare institutions, Triton’s offerings covers customers of almost every size and type.

New Jersey Based Triton Solar LLC, known for making innovative solar panels and solar energy based products, has made a remarkable introduction of their Solar based Power Backup solutions for the Indian market. The Triton’s unique Power Backup solution comes as a service offering delivered on easy monthly rental plans.

With this offering from Triton Solar, customers can avail the solar-based power backup solution for all their power needs including mission critical and regular household operations on an extremely affordable rental plan. For example, a 10KWH backup solution can be offered at a very appealing monthly rental plan.

Commenting on the landmark offering for the Indian consumers, Himanshu B. Patel, Founder Chairman of Triton Solar stated, “Power availability in India is a subject of very critical importance. At Triton, we always focused on creating a robust, innovative and affordable solution for the power backup. In our bid to innovate, we used our unique printed solar panel technology and designed a robust working model which can be installed at the customer premise. The entire solution will be offered in a package of service which will ultimately at affordable cost considering a strong mass appeal.”

The solar backup solution is offered to the customer on a simple monthly rental plan and the customer doesn’t need to pay any amount upfront for the installations.

Conventional power backup solutions have a lot of limitations. The biggest challenge of fuel consumption followed by the crisis of air and noise pollution makes it incomparable with Triton Solar’s Power Backup solution. “In addition to the above-mentioned points that make the conventional power backup solutions very unaffordable and costly the overall experience of power backup is usually not so good in the diesel based power generators. For example, whenever the power goes down, our back solution takes less than 5 mile-seconds to switch over. Imagine a hospital or even a manufacturing facility where the availability of power means everything, our solution give almost a seamless experience whenever power switching takes place,” says Himanshu B. Patel.

The solution can start from 12 KV and it goes up 10 MW. “From households to commercial setups, including high voltage mission-critical requirements for facilities such as data centers, healthcare institutions, schools, commercial places, manufacturing facilities and so on our solution is a one-stop redundant solution that fits all,” he further commented.

As a business background, Triton Solar LLC is the producer of high quality, highly efficient solar cells, flexible lighting, and batteries. Triton Solar is the only company in the world to provide hybrid solar panels that not only generate power but also store it for use at a later time. This is done without communication to the electric grid, making our solar panels the most efficient on the market. Company’s nanotechnology is applied to printed lighting and batteries, which can be customized for multiple applications. Triton Solar serves small business owners, educational institutions, and national governments to help with their ‘go green’ project management needs. Any business house, commercial or individual who demand efficient, sustainable energy solution will ultimately get attracted towards Triton Solar’s Power Backup solutions.

About Triton Solar

Triton Solar, LLC is the producer of high quality and highly efficient printable solar cells, printed lighting, and printed batteries. Triton Solar has become a worldwide organization with its headquarters in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Triton is currently the only supplier in the world to offer flexible and printed solar panels, lighting, and batteries. This game-changing technology allows for all of our products to be printed onto a flexible medium, creating countless applications for our products.

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Azure Power wins 75 MWs, highest allocation out of a 100 MW tender, in Assam

Azure Power, one of India’s leading independent solar power producers, announced that it has won the largest (75 MWs) solar power project in the North Eastern region of India. Azure Power will sign a 25 year Power Purchase Agreement with Assam Power Distribution Company Limited at a weighted average tariff of INR 3.37 per kWh. The project will be developed by Azure Power outside a solar park and is expected to be commissioned in 2019.

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