Sofar, a global leader in photovoltaic (PV) and energy storage systems (ESS) solutions, has unveiled its latest innovation, the Sofar PowerMaster. This groundbreaking large-scale energy storage system, developed using state-of-the-art technology, is set to pave the way for a technological revolution in the utility power storage sector, according to the Vice President of Sofar.
With a decade of research and development behind it, Sofar’s in-house developed PowerMaster incorporates five key innovations that are poised to revolutionize the industry. These advancements tackle the main challenges faced by power producers in the large-scale energy storage sector, delivering increased energy output at a lower cost, while ensuring safe and continuous operation.
One of the notable features of the PowerMaster is its innovative combination of air and liquid cooling, which enables intelligent monitoring. This cutting-edge cooling system reduces heat dissipation loss by approximately 30% and effectively prevents condensation in the battery compartment. As a result, the system provides efficient and consistent cooling, ensuring optimal performance.
Furthermore, the Sofar PowerMaster boasts a remarkable 2.5 lower battery temperature difference, effectively maintaining the battery cells within the optimum temperature range. This feature significantly extends the lifespan of the batteries by up to 14%, contributing to their overall durability and longevity.
Safety is a top priority for Sofar, and the PowerMaster reflects this commitment. It is equipped with a comprehensive 3+2 safety system, including a triple automatic fire suppression system (FFS), flammable gas emission prevention measures, and an explosion-proof design to prevent secondary burning. Additionally, the built-in safety features effectively safeguard the cells against high voltage and short-circuit currents, ensuring stable operation under all circumstances.
The launch of the Sofar PowerMaster signals a significant step forward in the pursuit of sustainable energy solutions. By addressing key industry challenges and incorporating groundbreaking technologies, Sofar aims to contribute to the creation of a sustainable society. The PowerMaster’s enhanced energy output, cost efficiency, and commitment to safety make it a compelling option for power producers seeking to integrate large-scale energy storage systems into their operations.
Sofar’s dedication to innovation and its continuous efforts in research and development have solidified its position as a leader in the photovoltaic and energy storage sector. With the launch of the Sofar PowerMaster, the company sets a new standard for large-scale energy storage systems, further establishing its commitment to shaping the future of sustainable energy.