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Energy efficiency


The first inverters manufactured by Victron Energy, way back in the early 1970s, were spurred by the invention and introduction of television.

The application in those days was for the boats that worked the inland waterways of Europe, as sailors did not want to miss out on this new entertainment option.

A need developed for a 230V AC power source

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