SunPower® Helix™

Our solar energy system is beyond compare.
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SunPower® Maxeon® Cell Design Eliminates 85% of the Reasons Conventional Solar Fails



SunPower® Helix™ Maxeon™ Cells

SunPower® Maxeon® Cells

  • Designed to capture more sunlight and generate more power
  • Solid copper backing adds strength and resists corrosion
  • Thick connectors flex with unpredictable temperature changes

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Conventional Solar Cells

  • Lines of metal paste on front and back of cell block sunlight, corrode over time
  • Cells can crack and lose power when weather changes
  • Brittle cell design fractures when stressed

Our Panels Produce 45% More Energy in the First Year1

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SunPower® Panels

  • #1 in independent durability tests and an expected 40 year useful life2,3

  • Highest efficiency: 60% more energy per square foot over 25 years4,5

  • SunPower is the first and only solar company to earn the prestigious Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Silver designation for its panels manufactured in Mexico and France, comprising 75% of shipments globally

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Conventional Panels

  • ​Lower efficiency panels = a potentially lower energy yield
  • Pain in the wallet: higher cell failure rate increases replacement rates, cost, hassle
  • Lower energy production means cost savings on energy will be lower

Cable Management Specifically Designed for the SunPower® Helix System

SunPower® Helix™ Power Cable Holder

SunPower® Helix Cable System

  • Metal clip secures energy cables, prevents them from eroding
  • Cable clips, cones, trays protect cables from unforgiving roof surfaces
  • Made from 92% recycled rubber, cones and trays are designed for lifetime durability6

conventional cable system

Conventional Cable System

  • Zip ties can fail quickly — as early as one year when exposed to UV and heat
  • Abrasion against roof surface will expose hot electrical currents
  • Improperly secured wires threaten system uptime, reliability, and safety

SunPower Helix Pre-Configured Plug-and-Play Power Station

First in US Commercial Solar Market


SunPower Plug-and-Play Power System

  • Factory-installed electrical connections = quicker, simpler installation
  • No tools and zero field wiring virtually eliminate potential for installation error
  • Electrical design — no need for a DC Combiner
  • Built-in NEC-compliant shut down

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Conventional Power System

  • ​17 manual electrical connections per inverter
  • Manual wiring is unreliable and time consuming
  • Longer set-up time could potentially interrupt your everyday business

Best in the Industry 25-Year Combined Power and Product Warranty

Helix™ SmartEnergy   Conventional Solar
Yes Removal of a Bad Panel No
Yes Shipping No
Yes New Panel Installation No
25 years Product Warranty Terms 10 years