Solar-Log® Revenue Grade Metering

Solar-Log 2050



 

Solar-Log® Revenue Grade Metering with direct inverter monitoring provides the ultimate solution for measuring Solar PV plant performance. The Solar-Log 2050 includes a revenue grade meter with the option to add a Solar-Log® data logger. The Solar-Log® communicates with an RS485 or pulsing meter to deliver high accuracy metering required many plant owners, PPAs, and financing agreements for reporting, accounting, or billing purposes. The Solar-Log 2050 offers many customizable solutions to achieve the needs of fleet managers, solar PV installers, reporting agencies, utilities and end-users.


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Advantages of the Solar-Log 2050 Revenue Grade Meter

  • Easy to install, maintain, and operate at a cost effective price-point for commercial and small-utility projects
  • Meter solar PV Yield, building load, and sub-consumption
  • Monitor net energy exporting in real time
  • Collect inverter data including alarms and codes
  • Control inverter production, power factor, and grid export
  • Revenue grade accuracy for financial contracts (PPAs, etc.), incentive reporting, and Renewable Energy Credit (REC) monetization
  • Export data over 3G cellular, or LAN connections

Revenue Grade Meter Features

  • ANSI C12.20 Class 0.2
  • Better than +/- 0.2% accuracy with appropriate CTs (typical)
  • Digital communications via RS485 (MODBUS RTU)
  • 5 Amp version compatible with any standard 5A CT
  • MCTA version available with mA current transducers
  • Up to 32 inverters can be daisy chained to one Solar-Log®
  • Supports single (split) phase, 3 phase service
  • Cellular options available
  • Optional interface for SCADA integration including DNP3 Protocol

Monitoring features

  • Inverter direct monitoring compatible with over 100 inverter brands
  • Solar-Log WEB Enerest™ Fleet Management Tools - error codes, virtual irradiance (production forecasting), clustering (comparative production), alerts and logbook for monitoring and end user dashboard
  • Solar-Log WEB Enerest™ the new app for our portal available for iOS and Android
  • Solar-Log® Insight - commercial app for iOS (iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch) and Android

Enclosure Features

  • Prewired Solar-Log®, energy meter, power supply, fusing blocks, shorting blocks, RS485/422 ports, Ethernet port, and CTs as needed for fast installation
  • Indoor/Outdoor, IP-67 (Environmental type 4X) rated when used with proper cable screws and when cable conduits are properly sealed
  • Non-Fading enclosure made of polycarbonate and ABS plastic

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Solar-Log WEB Enerest™

Fit for the future  with Solar-Log WEB Enerest™ – central control element for installers and service providers.  The Solar-Log WEB Enerest™ is available in three different service levels and price classes to respond even better to the differing needs of individual customer groups.  The M, L and XL editions make it possible to find the perfect fit for the needs of the plant owner and to offer the most optimal service.  The system provides banks and investors reliable protection and professional monitoring for PV investments.


Additions for new functions

Solar-Log® Accessories

A number of accessories are available for the Solar-Log® devices to offer extra protection, new functions and / or improved performance. From overvoltage protection to connecting diverse inverters or sensors, we can meet all your needs. Installers, dealers and service providers can offer their customers complete solutions with high-quality products. Installers, dealers and service providers can offer their customers complete solutions with high-quality products.



At a glance

Supported components


Important data and compatibility of the Solar-LogTM models at a glance. Here you can find the right Solar-LogTM for your component.


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