SolarEdge Inverter Setup

SolarEdge Inverter Setup

This configuration involves cutting and pasting values between two applications, which is more easily completed using a computer (rather than a smart phone).

You can log in to the Charge HQ app in your web browser via

Charge HQ supports all SolarEdge inverters and the consumption meter. It also supports hybrid inverters with a DC-coupled battery - if your battery is visible in the SolarEdge app then it will be visible to Charge HQ.

Step 1

NOTE: If  these settings are not available please contact your solar installer and ask them to grant you Admin access to your system.

It is normal for system owners to have Admin access to their system but sometimes installers don't enable it.

Step 2

  • Scroll down to the API Access section.
  • Tick the check box to accept the Terms and Conditions.
  • The API Key and Site ID fields will be populated. Copy and paste these values to somewhere you can access them in the next step.
  • IMPORTANT: Click Save.

Step 3

  • Open the Charge HQ app in your web browser via
  • From the navigation menu select My Equipment
  • Select Add Equipment -> Connect your Solar / Battery Equipment
  • From the Solar Data Source Type drown menu select Solar Edge API and click OK
  • Paste the Site ID and API Key values copied in Step 2
  • Click Save
  • You will see a success message if it works.
  • You should now see your solar generation on the home screen of the Charge HQ app.