Buyer’s Guide 2022

Best Solar Inverters for Homes

EnergyPal offers the best solar inverters for homes by value, price, wattage & warranty. Our 2022 Buyer’s Guide reviews Enphase, SolarEdge, Fronius, SMA, and Huawei.

It’s easy to focus on watts, efficiency, or price, but what’s also important is making sure you consider features like warranty and system monitoring to help determine what set-up is right for you.

  • Efficiency up to 98%
  • 5 year Standard Warranty, 10 year warranty free of charge if registered online
  • Manufactured in Austria
  • Need Fronius Smart Meter to enable monitoring of consumption and generation. Fronius Solarweb app is highly rated but only available with a premium subscription
  • Efficiency up to 99%
  • 12 year Warranty on Inverters, warranty extension available. 25 year warranty on Optimizers
  • Manufactured in Hungary and China
  • Addition of Optional WiFi enabled inverters can provide panel level monitoring. SolarEdge monitoring system generally reviewed as one of the best available
  • Efficiency up to 97%
  • Optional 10-20 year warranty
  • Designed and Manufactured in Germany
  • Free online monitoring in the Sunny portal, but full consumption and solar monitoring requires expensive Sunny home manager 2.0
  • Efficiency up to 96.5%
  • 25 year warranty
  • Designed in USA, assembled internationally in Mexico and India
  • Enlighten app is free for system owners. Requires additional hardware to monitor consumption
  • Efficiency up to 98.6
  • Warranty 5-10 years depending on model
  • Designed and Manufactured in China
  • FusionSolar app available through direct connection to WiFi network

All Solar Inverter Manufacturers

ABB (now Fimer)

ABLEREX Electronics

Advanced Energy Industries Inc.

Advanced Solar Photonics

AE Solar Energy

AEconversion GmbH

AEG Power Solutions

Aero-Sharp

Agepower Limit

Alpha Technologies

American Electric Technologies

AMETEK Solidstate Control

Andalay

Apparent

APsystems

Aptos Solar Technology

AU Optronics

Auxin

Ballard Power Systems

Beacon Power

Beijing Kinglong New Energy Technology

Beyond Building Group

Beyond Building Systems

Canadian Solar Inc.

Carlo Gavazzi

CFM Equipment Distributors

Changzhou Nesl Solartech

Chiconypower

Chilicon Power

Chint Power

Concept by US

Connect Renewable Energy

Danfoss

Darfon Electronics Corp.

DASS tech

Delta Electronics

Destin Power Inc.

Diehl AKO Stiftung

Direct Grid Technologies

Dow Chemical

E-Village

Eaton

Elettronica Santerno

Eltek Valere, Inc.

Emerson Network Power

Enecsys Limited

EnluxSolar

Enphase Energy

Eoplly USA, INC.

ET Solar Inc.

ETM Electromatic

Exeltech

FIMER

Flextronics Industrial

Friem

Fronius USA, LLC

FSP Group

GAF

GE Energy

Gefran

Generac

Geoprotek Technology

Green Power Technologies

GreenVolts

GridPoint

Growatt

Hansol

Heart Transverter

Helios USA

HiQ

HiSEL Power

Home Director

Hoymiles Converter Technology

Hoymiles Converter Technology Co., Ltd.

Huawei Technologies USA

HYOSUNG

i-Energy

Ideal Power Converters, Inc.

INGETEAM

Involar

iPower

Jema Energy

Jiangsu Zeversolar New Energy

Jiangyin Hareon Power

KACO New Energy

Kostal Solar Electric

Leadsolar Energy

Leatec Fine Ceramics

LG

Lion Energy

Lixma Tech

MAGE SOLAR, Inc.

Ming Shen Energy Technology

Mohr Power

Motech Americas LLC

NeoVolta Inc.

Nextronex Energy Systems

Nidec ASI

Ningbo Ginlong Technologies Co.,Ltd.

Northern Electric

Northern Electric & Power

Northern Electric & Power Co., Ltd

Open Energy

OPTI International

OPTI-Solar

OutBack Power

Perfect Galaxy

Perfect Galaxy International Ltd

Petra

Phoenixtec Power

Phono Solar Technology Co., Ltd.

Pika Energy (now Generac)

Power Electronics

Power-One, Inc

Powercom

Princeton Power Systems

PV Powered

Q Cells

REFU Elektronik

Refusol

Renergy

ReneSola Ltd.

Renovo Power Systems

Resonix

Rhombus Energy Solutions

RITEK

Sainty

Samil Power

SanRex

SatCon Technology Corporation

Schneider Electric

Schuco

Shanghai Aero-Sharp Electric Technologies

Sharp

Shenzhen BYD

Shenzhen Sinexcel Electric Co., Ltd

Siemens Industry, Inc.

Silicon Energy

SMA America

Sol-Ark (Portable Solar LLC)

Solar Bridge

Solar Liberty

Solar Power

Solarbine

SolarCity (Tesla Energy)

SolarEdge Technologies

Solargate

Solaria

SolarMax Group

Solectria Renewables

Sonnetek

Sparq Systems

Sputnik Engineering

Sungrow Power Supply Co., Ltd.

Sunna Tech

SunPower

Sunset

Sustainable Energy Technologies

Sysgration

Tabuchi Electric America

Talesun Solar Co.

Tesla

Tigo Energy

TMEIC

Topper Sun Energy Technology

Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems Corporation

Ubiquiti Networks International

Westinghouse

Xantrex

Xslent Energy Technologies

Yes!

Zhongli Talesun

Zigor