Manufacturer of inverter solutions for renewable, Sungrow’s cumulative shipments to India surpassed 7 GW by the end of 2020.
During this year, Indian market saw a series of tenders and reverse auctions at regular intervals which kept the solar project pipeline robust for upcoming years. Riding on the wave of its latest offerings in both central and string inverters for large scale utility projects, Sungrow secured some large and outstanding orders in this highly competitive market.
Sunil Badesra, Business Head, Sungrow India, commenting on the achievement, said that “notwithstanding many challenges this year, we were able to ship more than 3 GW of inverters in 1 calendar year. With this resounding number, we have consolidated our position in both utility and rooftop markets in 2020.”
Sunil Badesra also accentuated that the company’s wide service network spread across the country to provide timely and comprehensive support to all customers.
Featured products that Sungrow supplied include the 1500V, 3.125 MW central inverter solution and the 1500V string inverter, SG250HX-IN. The current commercial series also saw huge demand in the thriving distributed rooftop market translating to a healthy market share in this price-sensitive segment.
Witnessing a whooping increase of installed PV capacity in India, Sungrow established local production center in the year 2018 in Bengaluru, Karnataka which has been 1 of the key contributors to the success by offering Made in India PV inverters to the local market with shortened lead time. “Since the beginning, we have produced more than 5 GW of PV inverters to cater to both local as well as global markets, and we see a mounting growth,” commented Sunil Badesra.
Meanwhile, the company has been increasing its presence in BESS space with a proven track record of system integration capabilities which is critical for safe operation of the system.