Enphase Energy Named Top PV Inverter Brand in France and Benelux by EuPD Research

Company ranks among the leading solar brands based on the results of an installer survey on brand awareness, customer choice and distribution

LYON, France--()--Enphase Energy (NASDAQ: ENPH), a leading global energy technology company, today announced that it has been awarded the premium EuPD Research Top Brand PV seal of approval for its commendable brand management and brand awareness among installers and solar professionals in France and Benelux.

Each year EuPD Research conducts Europe-wide surveys and prepares an independent evaluation on the perception of solar brands. For this year’s survey, Enphase received a seal based on high scores for overall customer experience and satisfaction, which are the result of the company's quality philosophy that permeates all aspects of the business, from products to services.

"The award of this respected industry seal offers another confirmation of Enphase’s commitment to product innovation, quality and technology leadership,” said Cathia Younsi, sales director, Western and South Europe, Enphase Energy. “After three years of a strong presence in France, we want to continue to support the growth of our customers with the best level of services in the industry.”

The Enphase intelligent solar energy system combines hardware and software solutions to give solar professionals a competitive edge in their business. The system facilitates right-sized solar arrays and offers maximum design flexibility, and provides an unmatched customer satisfaction experience as well as superior lifetime energy performance.

“Enphase not only stands for high-quality products, but also for our tireless proximity to the market and unrivalled customer-oriented service,” added Frank Berets, Enphase Energy country manager for Benelux. “The seal shows how well our brand management strategy is being received in Benelux.”

With its extensive industry reach and analytical expertise, EuPD Research leverages ongoing interactions and discussions with photovoltaic (PV) installers as well as end-customers and other thought leaders, resulting in the unique decision-making process that determines the recipients of the Top Brand PV Seal awards.

“The PV inverter landscape is highly competitive, yet Enphase moved up in rank in multiple countries and retained its leadership position in France and Benelux,” said Markus A.W. Hoenher, managing director, EuPD Research. “In such a competitive market, seals of approval do not just offer benefits for manufacturers--installers can differentiate themselves once they have proven that they are offering high-quality brands.”

About EuPD Research

EuPD Research, 360|Consult and 360|Concept come together under the umbrella of the Hoehner Research & Consulting Group (HRCG). The Group pursues a strategy that values providing customers with integrated solutions based on first-rate market intelligence, consulting know-how, communications excellence and implement go-to-market strategies. In over 10 years of business, HRCG has completed more than 2,000 exclusive projects for multinationals, global associations as well as governments. The global reach allows HRCG to serve customers in their target markets and deliver solutions customized to what they need and where they are. For more info: http://www.eupd-research.com/home.html

About Enphase Energy, Inc.

Enphase Energy, a global energy technology company, is leading the charge to bring smart, connected solar energy to every home, business and community. The company delivers simple, innovative and reliable energy management solutions that advance the worldwide potential of renewable energy. Enphase has shipped approximately 9 million microinverters, and over 340,000 Enphase residential and commercial systems have been deployed in more than 95 countries. Join Enphase on LinkedIn and Twitter and visit www.enphase.com for more information.

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Forward-Looking Statements

This press release may contain forward-looking statements, including statements related to Enphase Energy’s financial performance, market demands for its products, advantages of its technology and market trends. These forward-looking statements are based on the company’s current expectations and inherently involve significant risks and uncertainties. Actual results and the timing of events could differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking statements as a result of these risks and uncertainties and other risks detailed in the “Risk Factors” and elsewhere in Enphase Energy’s latest Securities and Exchange Commission filings and reports. Energy undertakes no duty or obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this release as a result of new information, future events or changes in its expectations.

Contacts

Enphase Energy
Anna Valeria Porta, +39 333 4862364
EMEA PR Manager
avporta@enphaseenergy.com

Contacts

Enphase Energy
Anna Valeria Porta, +39 333 4862364
EMEA PR Manager
avporta@enphaseenergy.com