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Solis Inverters pioneering energy security for Africa's sustainable future

30th November 2023


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Established in 2005, Ginlong (Solis) stands as the world's third-largest photovoltaic (PV) inverter manufacturer. As a global provider of solar and energy storage solutions catering to residential, commercial and utility-scale customers, it [BB1] delivers value across the solar supply chain.

Operating under the Solis brand, its solar inverter product line employs innovative string technology, ensuring top-tier reliability validated through rigorous international certifications. By amalgamating a global supply chain with world-class research and development and manufacturing capabilities, Ginlong tailors Solis inverters to each regional market, with dedicated teams of local experts providing exceptional service and support.

Driven by its mission to "develop technology to power the world with clean energy," Solis has installed over 60 GW globally as of 2022, marking exponential growth with over 26 GW shipped in the previous year alone. It is poised to surpass 80 GW by the end of 2023, having bolstered its manufacturing capacity through the unveiling of a state-of-the-art factory featuring automated production lines last year.

Its unwavering commitment to tailoring products to specific markets, including Africa, sets it apart. This commitment has led to significant strides in the African market, exemplified by the introduction of the S6 inverter range in 2023.

Empowering Africa with Sustainable Energy Solutions

As African nations intensify efforts to reduce carbon emissions and embrace sustainable energy sources, Solis stands ready to support their mission. Its diverse portfolio of string inverters, ranging from 0.7 kW to 255 kW, caters to both residential and commercial consumers, offering off-grid, advanced hybrid, on-grid, and utility-scale solutions. This comprehensive range empowers consumers to make eco-conscious choices while meeting their energy requirements effectively.

The S6 Advanced Power Hybrid Inverter, which was officially launched earlier this year in South Africa, is a game-changer for energy security and continuity for households and businesses. This cutting-edge inverter boasts a variety of class leading features including peak shaving, self-consumption, control generator port integrated, Bluetooth connectivity, powerful monitoring platform, and is compatible with lithium batteries making it an adaptable and versatile solution for any solar energy system.

S6 Advanced Power Hybrid Inverter – Leading Features

The key benefit of Solis S6 advanced energy storage inverters lies in their extensive power range, which includes a variety of power models for users to select. Moreover, these inverters are equipped with a wide range of features, enabling them to effectively meet the demands of residential electricity self-sufficiency and contribute to a reduction in electricity bills.

With an emphasis on generator connectivity and multiple input methods, the S6 offers automatic UPS switching and up to 10 seconds of 200% surge power backup overload capability. Unique features of the S6 include its support for both 1-phase and 3-phase flexible connection with a maximum of 48 kW in parallel. Additionally, the S6 can handle up to 190 A max charge/discharge current and comes equipped with six customisable charge/discharge time settings.

Solis Inverters Optimising Solar PV Performance

Renowned for their reliability and state-of-the-art technology, Solis Inverters play a vital role in integrating renewable energy sources into Africa's national electricity grids. These inverters are designed to optimise the efficiency and performance of solar power systems, ensuring a stable and sustainable supply of clean energy for the continent.

Solis’ proven bankability has garnered support from leading financial institutions, assuring robust, long-term returns on investment. Collaborating with stakeholders, Solis is committed to expediting the world's journey towards a more sustainable future. For Africa's energy security and sustainability, Solis stands at the forefront, offering innovative solutions that empower communities and nations towards a greener tomorrow. For more information about Solis and its innovative solar inverter solutions, you can contact Service Support at or call +27 010 222 0181. Please also visit


Edited by Creamer Media Reporter


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