TE Connectivity, a world leader in connectivity , announced that it has been chosen by Vikram Solar, India’s leading solar module manufacturer as a preferred partner to supply the SOLARLOK connectivity solution for their strategic photovoltaic (PV) solar projects across the country. TE has already supplied SOLARLOK junction boxes for 50MW of solar modules and now the engagement is expected to grow to 100 MW a year. Vikram Solar panels are TUV certified with TE products.
TE Connectivity is a world- leading solar connectivity manufacturer with its SOLARLOK solution for solar PV applications. SOLARLOK combines such products as junction boxes for solar modules, system connectors, cables, combiner boxes and grounding technology. SOLARLOK is engineered for better thermal management suitable for India’s weather conditions.
Speaking about this long-term engagement, Mr. Puneet Mehrotra, country manager for TE’s Industrial Business Unit, said, “We are delighted to announce this long-term engagement and are expecting to partner with Vikram Solar for over 100MW a year. We have been working with Vikram Solar since 2008, and this development is a significant milestone for both the companies. We look forward to many more opportunities to provide our customers with state-of-the-art, high-quality products.”
Mr. Santosh Goyal, vice president of Vikram Solar, mentioned that, “TE connectors perform well, sustaining good connectivity, protection and low losses. Our solar PV modules are able to deliver what we promise thanks to our strategic association with TE Connectivity. We ensure that our OEM partners deliver and conform to the high standards and benchmarks that we stand for and expect our support partners also to adhere to this.”
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News published on 18 / 02 / 2013 by Bharat Vasandani