IBC SOLAR adds Solplanet inverters to its portfolio


Bad Staffelstein, 12 June 2023 – IBC SOLAR, a leading full-service provider of SOLAR energy solutions, has entered into cooperation with Solplanet and is expanding its portfolio with several inverters for the Commercial & Industrial sectors. The products will be premiered at Intersolar Europe from 14 to 16 June in Munich, and can be ordered directly from IBC SOLAR. The cooperation between the two companies is designed for the long term and will also be expanded to the residential market segment in the future.

At the start of the partnership, IBC SOLAR will include the inverter series in the performance classes 80 to 110 kilowatt for the commercial sector in its portfolio. The products under the name Solplanet ASW 80–110K-LT can now be ordered via IBC SOLAR. Delivery can take place in late July 2023.

Solplanet is a brand of AISWEI that has been manufacturing inverters since 2007. AISWEI has successfully produced high-quality products for renowned brands such as SMA. Solplanet photovoltaic inverters are manufactured in compliance with high international quality standards. The annual production capacity will be 20 gigawatts by the end of 2023. Solplanet aims to develop products that are easy to install, reliable and user-friendly. This saves time and money for installers, as the high-quality inverters have an outstanding price-performance ratio. Solplanet inverters also comply with the international installation standard for the use of arc fault detection devices (AFDD/AFCI).

"It is important to us to supply our Premium Partners quickly and reliably in the current market situation. Thanks to the new cooperation with Solplanet, we have another competent partner at our side in the distribution business," says Britta Beier, Senior Vice President of Supply Chain Management at IBC SOLAR. "In addition, the brand is dedicated to the same high quality standards as IBC SOLAR.”

"As one of the largest specialist distributors in Europe, this partnership with IBC SOLAR enables us to meet the growing demand of our customers for high-quality solar products. At the same time, we can expand awareness of our brand in the European region and further optimise the availability of our solutions," says Frank Schulte, Country Manager DACH and Benelux at Solplanet.

IBC SOLAR experts are looking forward to active discussions at Intersolar Europe from 14 to 16 June 2023 in Hall A4, Stand A4.470 and A4.570.

IBC SOLAR is a leading full-service provider of energy solutions and services in the field of photovoltaics and storage. The company offers complete systems and covers the entire product range from planning to the turnkey handover of photovoltaic systems. The range includes energy solutions for private homes, trade and industry as well as solar parks. IBC SOLAR is a project developer and general contractor in these areas, and plans, implements and markets large-scale SOLAR projects worldwide. IBC SOLAR works closely with a network of Premium Partners who ensure competent and high-quality installation of the systems worldwide.

IBC SOLAR was founded in 1982 in Bad Staffelstein by Udo Möhrstedt and is now a pioneer in the energy revolution in over 30 countries.

About Solplanet
Solplanet is a brand of the Chinese company AISWEI, producer and distributor of system technology for photovoltaic systems with a focus on inverters.  AISWEI, formerly known as the Chinese subsidiary of SMA Solartechnologie AG, is now an independent research, development and production company. The Shanghai-based company employs around 2,100 people and has more than 40 locations around the world, including Germany, Poland and the Netherlands. Solplanet photovoltaic inverters meet international quality standards and are produced to a high standard.