Satcon Technology Corporation

Satcon's PowerGate Plus is available in 12 models with power ratings ranging from 30 kW to 1 MW and sets the standard for performance, reliability and efficiency for large scale solar power conditioning.

Satcon Technology Corporation (NASDAQ: SATC) is a leading clean energy technology provider of large-scale, utility grade power solutions for the renewable and distributed energy markets. For over 24 years, Satcon has designed and delivered power control solutions that enable utility businesses and energy companies to convert clean energy into efficient and reliable power. Satcon's photovoltaic, stationary fuel cells, and energy storage solutions have delivered millions of grid connected kilowatt (kW) hours of energy across some of the world's largest installations, and have enabled the utility grade market to leverage renewables as a primary energy source.

Satcon PowerGate Plus solar PV inverters boost system power production and maximize the overall profitability of commercial and utility-scale solar PV systems through a combination of system intelligence, advanced command and control capabilities, industrial-grade engineering, and total lifecycle performance optimization. All Satcon solutions are built on a foundation of the world's most field-tested and the proven PowerGate inverters, which recently eclipsed 450 MW of total units installed globally, including over 250 MW of the PowerGate 500 kW unit alone.

Founded in 1985 by a group of engineers from MIT and the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Satcon is built on a foundation of world class technical expertise. In addition to offering the widest range of utility scale power ratings, the company is responsible for a number of industry-firsts, including the first single-cabinet PV inverter, the first high-efficiency power conditioning system for commercial PV inverters, and the first 1 MW PV inverter.

Satcon has received more than 150 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) awards for technical excellence and innovation from the Department of Energy, the Department of Defense, and NASA. The company has obtained 61 patents, 9 applications and 37 patents on non-exclusive, royalty-free licenses for non-automotive applications.

Satcon became a publicly traded company on the NASDAQ in 1992. For more information please visit

Satcon Technology Corporation
27 Drydock Avenue
Boston, MA 02210
Phone: +1 617 897-2400
Fax: +1 617 897-2401
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Founded 1986
260 employees

Business Area

  • inverter / inverter systems

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