The 1 MW ground-mount array in Kalanaur, utilizes two AE 500kW utility-scale inverters. The AE inverter architecture provides utility-scale grid-tied PV systems with high efficiency, lower balance of system (BoS) costs and grid-integration controls.The Bergen Group, supported by AE Solar Energy, exhibited at the India Solar Summit, April 19-21, 2012 at the Mahatma Mandir Convention Centre in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. During the summit, a representative of Advanced Energy took part in a panel to discuss existing solar technologies, opportunities and challenges that help to position PV as a front runner technology in the Indian region. AE’s solar energy business delivers highly reliable inverters, complimentary BoS products, and robust Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services that allow its customers to secure more solar projects and increase their earnings. AE Solar Energy enables utility-scale, commercial, and residential solar project stakeholders to offer system owners a lower LCOE and confidence that their PV system will deliver on long-term production goals. With more than 30 years of leadership in delivering innovative energy solutions, combined with a legendary reputation for customer service, AE is a trusted partner to solar project developers, financiers and beneficiaries around the globe. About Advanced Energy Advanced Energy (Nasdaq: AEIS) is a global leader in reliable power conversion solutions used in thin-film plasma manufacturing and solar energy generation. Founded in 1981, Advanced Energy is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colorado with dedicated support and service locations around the world. For more information, go to www.advanced-energy.com/solarenergy About Bergen Group In 1979, while watching the simultaneous sunset and sunrise in the town of Bergen in Norway, the idea of providing bundled services required in electronic manufacturing in India germinated in the mind of a young visionary. This vision was given professional reality when Bergen Associates Pvt. Ltd. was formed in 1983 by a group of like-minded technocrats. Initially set up as a conduit for the supply of European machinery to the Indian electronic industry, the company introduced into the Indian market international quality and excellence in the field of manufacturing, assembly and testing of Printed Circuit Boards.
A growing need in the industry led to a rapid expansion of the initial vision and the transformation of the flagship company into the progressive and competent Bergen Group of Companies. Over 25 years experience in hardware electronics gave Bergen Group the competitive edge to establish the company within the Indian solar industry. By providing support in supplying, installing, commissioning and proving technology in cells and modules of 500MW annual capacity for each, Bergen in a leading name in the solar service industry and is acknowledged internationally by their partners in Europe and the US and by their customers in India.