SunSystem Technology buys residential O&M arm of Enphase Solar, claims top spot nationwide

Written By: Stratton Report
December 5, 2016


On December 5, SunSystem Technology, LLC announced that it had acquired the residential O&M field services division of Next Phase Solar from Enphase Energy, Inc. The company also announced that SunSystem will serve as Enphase’s primary residential O&M service provider.

Per SunSystem, the transaction is intended to enhance the focus of each company on its core strengths.
Derek Chase, SST CEO remarked: “We are very excited about this transaction with Enphase. Our companies share a common culture of quality that includes maintaining leading-edge knowledge through ongoing training for the technology driving today’s residential systems. This acquisition and partnership will enable both of our companies to drive down costs and maximize efficiencies that can only be realized through greater economies of scale.”

SunSystem emphasized that the addition of Enphase’s residential field services division makes it the nation’s largest residential solar O&M service provider.

Paul Nahi, president and CEO of Enphase remarked:

“Transitioning the residential field services that were part of our Next Phase business to SST leverages their core strengths and experiences to best service our residential customers and enhances our ability to focus on our core business priorities: launching the next generation of our industry-leading microinverters, the Enphase storage system, and our AC Modules. Enphase and SST share a common commitment to excellence in customer service. The quality and commitment to customer care we see in SST’s proven ability to bring greater scale to these services across the U.S. will benefit our customer base and the industry as a whole.”