Eaton Showcases Circuit Protection Solutions to Transform Solar Energy into Reliable Power at SNEC 2015

Date: April 28, 2015

SHANGHAI … Power management company Eaton is showcasing its complete offerings of circuit protection solutions for solar power distributor equipment manufacturers at the 9th International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference and Exhibition (SNEC 2015), from April 28 through 30, at the Shanghai New International Exposition Center. Visitors at Eaton’s booth (E7 #330) can learn how Eaton’s AC and DC circuit protection solutions enhance reliability, provide maximum uptime of solar power systems to reduce the operational costs and minimize risks for the solar industry.

“Growing energy demand and environmental concerns continue to drive the growth of the global and Chinese solar energy market,” said Kimlee Law, senior vice president and general manager, Power Distribution Division, for Eaton’s Electrical business in Asia Pacific. “Eaton’s acquisition of Cooper Industries has added the Bussmann business into our portfolio of solutions for solar OEMs.  We can offer complete products and solutions for AC and DC circuit-protection, including fuses, disconnectors, circuit breakers and surge protection devices that are designed for solar inverter and combiner equipment applications. With innovative solutions, Eaton is positioned to help our customers maintain reliable operations and enhance safety.”

Eaton’s products and solutions on display at SNEC 2015 include:


  • String protection for solar panels and combiner boxes
  • Array protection for DC cabinets
  • DC circuit protection for solar inverters
  • AC circuit protection for solar inverters

To learn more about Eaton’s comprehensive portfolio of AC and DC circuit protection products and solutions for solar applications, please click here.

“In addition to the innovative solutions, Eaton’s global footprint and network provide our customers with best services and in-depth industry know-how,” Law said. “We will continue to introduce more industry-leading solar solutions to the China market.”

Eaton’s Electrical business is a global leader with expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer today’s most critical electrical power management challenges.


Eaton is a power management company with 2014 sales of $22.6 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 102,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit