Schneider XW+ 6848 to 2 single phase generators
rayslan Registered Users Posts: 5 ✭✭
On a Grid tied system I want to connect my two single phase 120v generators to the XW+ 6848's AC2 L1 and L2 inputs so I can to help the solar panels charge my SimpliPhi 48v batteries during extended power outages on cloudy days. I guess my first question is "does the generator have to be a split phase 240v type or can I use 2 120v generators instead?". I have done all the wiring and the Inverter sees 120v on both sides of AC2. The Inverter says Qualifying, not Qualify Good. I have not simulated a power outage and am not sure how to further test this. I am assuming that the generators only kick in (I manually start them) when the grid is down and the batteries need charging or the system needs help with heavy loads.
Naguabo, Puerto Rico, El Yunque Wilderness area. Scheinder: XW+6848, XW MPPT60/150 Charge Controller, Conext SCP: Conext Battery Monitor, Conext Gateway: 12 Canadian Solar 340 Watt Panels, 2 SimpliPhi 3.5KWh 48v Batteries, Honda EU3000IS Inverter, Yamaha iPower 2000 Inverter
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