GTS Solar Pump Configured VFD Built-In MPPT

The GTS solar pump drive is a configured YASKAWA product which will be designed to suit all your needs using the best technology available in the market, no matter how challenging the requirement may be.

The GTS solar pump drive is for example used for:

  • Irrigation
  • Agriculture
  • Fish farming
  • Community water supply
  • Cattle watering system
  • Animal farming
  • Solar powered fountains

The GTS Solar Pump Drive is built to work efficiently in extreme weather conditions and harsh environments due to its high protection class (up to IP55). Because it does the job so well, we use the saying: ‘Once you install it, you will forget about it.’

This product is built and developed with the proven YASKAWA performance and rock-solid reliability; combined with the best technology in the market along with innovative design provided by our YASKAWA-certified engineers at GULF TECH AUTOMATION. This allows us to be flexible and match all requirements needed with full technical support provided after the purchase.

Acquire electricity even in remote regions by maximizing the full potential of the sun!

Sustainability is one of the core values at GULF TECH AUTOMATION. Our GTS Solar pump drive is environmentally friendly and causes no pollution or noise. By utilizing solar energy, we help you reduce your carbon foot-print and reduce costs. You can also choose to switch onto the grid or off-grid as you desire. The built-in MPPT function ensures that you get the maximum power output possible from your solar panels at all times and maximize the performance of the pump.

Technical Details

Solar Specific and Pump Control Highlights

  • Maximum Power Point Tracking “MPPT”
    • Output voltage proportional to input voltage
    • Maximum Open Circuit Voltage (Voc) (820 Volts for DC for 400 V Class Drive)
  • Higher IP Ratings: IP54 and IP55
  • PID Control
  • Operates without grid directly from photovoltaic (PV) cells or as hybrid solar support (grid & PV)
  • Output Frequency 0-400 Hz
  • Over Voltage Protection
  • Under Voltage Protection
  • Output Phase Loss
  • Motor Overheat Protection
  • Sensor-less flow calculation
  • Increased safety and reliability with built in STO SIL3 functional safety
  • Ground Fault Protection
  • Dry Run Protection

Easy Operation

The GTS Solar Pump comes with built-in functions and new services for a simple and time saving startup and troubleshooting without the need of studying manuals.

  • Tactile keypad with multi-lingual graphical display, auto-backup, real-time clock, copy function and data logger, optional Bluetooth
  • Built-in Setup Wizard for guided parameter setup without manuals
  • DriveWizard Mobile smartphone app for drive setup, monitoring, guided trouble shooting with connection to YASKAWA Drive Cloud service for data backup and online documentation
  • (Download Android Version | Download iOS Version)
  • Built-in Setup Wizard for guided parameter setup without manuals
  • The GTS Solar Pump Drive can be programmed without any power supply connected, even while the drive is still in the box. Simply plug into one of your PC’s USB ports or any USB on-the-go device, start programming and enjoy the ease of commissioning.
From simple parameter editing through Setup Wizard with an 8 channel fully featured oscilloscope.
Technical Details
Operating Environment
Ambient temperature -10 to +50 °C (IP20), -10 to +40 °C (NEMA 1), up to +60 °C with derating
Storage temperature-20 to +70 °C
Humidity95 % RH or less (non-condensing)
AltitudeUp to 1000 m without derating, up to 4000 m with derating.
Output Frequency0 to 590 Hz
Protection designIP20 standard, NEMA Type 1-Kit (optional), IP55/NEMA Type 12 external heatsink (factory option)
Ambient Temperature-10 to +50 °C (IP20), -10 to +40 °C (NEMA 1), up to +60 °C with derating
Protection DesignIP20 standard, NEMA Type 1-Kit (optional)
Environmental conditionsIEC 60721-3-3, Class 3CS (chemical gases), Class 3S2 (solid particles)
Conformity/ Standards
StandardsCE, UL, cUL, EAC, RoHS
Functional SafetySafe Torque Off (STO) according to IEC 61800-5-2, tested according IEC/EN61508 (SIL3) and
ISO/EN13849-1 (PI e. Cat. 3); TUV SUD certified
Power Ratings
Pump AC inverter typeV/F control with MPPT Functions
Hybrid Dual Supply (GRID/ Solar)AC/DC Change over (Hybrid System) – Optional
Open-Circuit Voltage410 VDC for 200 Volts Class and 820 VDC for 400 Volts Class
Under Voltage125 VDC for 200 Volts Class and 250 VDC for 400 Volts Class
Overload Capacity110% / 1 min. (ND, normal duty)
Rated AC Voltage200 to 240 VAC. -15 to +10%, 50/60 hZ +/-5%
380 TO 480 VAC, -15 to +10%, 50/60 Hz +/-5%
Capacity Range (ND)200V Class: 0.55 to 110 kW
400V Class: 0.55 tp 630 kW
Output Frequency0 to 590 Hz
Carrier Frequency8kHz (HD) or 2 kHz (ND); max. 15 kHz
DC Link ChokeBuilt-in (2110 to 2415; 4060 to 4675)
  • GTA YASKAWA Solar Configured VFD – Options:
  • Isolator
  • AC/DC Change Over (Hybrid System)
  • Diode
  • Fuse
  • Terminal Connectors
  • Support Panel:
    • Fuses
    • Busbars
    • DC Breakers
    • Surge Arrestors

Configured VFDs are designed and built in-house giving full flexibility to required customizations up to 630 kW.