20 Mar '12, 7am

Westinghouse Solar Launches World's First Fully Integrated Plug-and-Play Solar ...: By Westinghouse Solar | 2012...

Westinghouse Solar Launches World's First Fully Integrated Plug-and-Play Solar ...: By Westinghouse Solar | 2012...

Instant Connect panels continue Westinghouse Solar's heritage of innovation, including the industry's first solar panel to integrate racking directly into the solar panel itself (2007), and the industry's first UL-approved AC solar panel (2009). Instant Connect extends Westinghouse Solar's technology leadership with the first plug-and-play solar panel that completely eliminates cumbersome panel-to-panel wiring for both residential AC systems and commercial DC systems. The key to the Instant Connect innovation is a set of UL-approved electrical connectors that are integrated directly into the sides of each solar panel — allowing the solar panels to automatically plug together when they are mounted on the roof (U.S. Patent #7,406,800, as well as patents in Mexico, Australia, Korea, India, and Japan). The frames of the solar panels -- and splices used to connect the solar pan...

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