FAQ

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What do I need to get started?

A Raspberry PI, an account with PVPi.org and a solar inverter to monitor! From your dashboard page in PVPi.org, you can download the app and the install script, just save them anywhere in your device and run the script.

How To Use?

After installation, you need to configure at least one inverter to monitor, for that, you can use one of the pre-configured templates, or define the modbus registers you want to read yourself.

Do I have to upload the data to my cloud account?

No, the upload from your monitoring system to your account is automatic and occurs in the background.

When will this product be out of Beta? Will it stop being free?

We don't have a fixed date to end the Beta period, it will happen when the product is of sufficient quality for our users, but we will give everyboddy advance notice. The main, on-site monitoring product will remain free, but the cloud service will only be available for paid subscribers.