Archives from Months July, 2014

Celebrating the Summer Solstice With Photovoltaics

Celebrating the Summer Solstice With Photovoltaics

Our coworker Jan Stottko is always on the go. Recently he oversaw a very special project—and in the process, had the opportunity to attend a Yakutian New Year celebration.

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10 Things You Shouldn’t Miss from SMA Australia at Clean Energy Week

Clean Energy Week 2013

If you are attending Clean Energy Week in Sydney this week, here is a sneak preview on what you can expect from SMA Australia. At the exhibition, held at Sydney Showground, we will focus on our innovative storage solutions, which offer private households and commercial operations greater independence in their use of energy. Our Sales teams will be available to explain our range of solutions and our Service team will be on hand to answer technical questions.

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Tech Tip: Installation of the Sunny Boy Smart Energy

The current SMA Tech Tip shows how quickly and easily the new Sunny Boy Smart Energy can be installed as part of the SMA Integrated Storage System.

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The First Photovoltaic Diesel Hybrid System in Greece Celebrates Official Opening

Zoo Athen

In addition to apes and dolphins, since June you will now find something at the Athens Zoo you would not normally expect to see there—a diesel generator combined with a PV system. This PV diesel hybrid system is a joint project whose goal is to create a virtual stand-alone grid. For the research group smartRUE at the Technical University of Athens, this stand-alone grid serves as a demo and training project while also helping the zoo to reduce expensive energy costs. 

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Sunny Bear spreads joy all the way to India

Sunny Bear and Solarina

Vismay and Sunny Bear, who is wearing a sweater, during their trip to London.

Excitement for solar is alive and well in New Delhi, India, fed by the life and times of Sunny Bear and his best friend, Vismay. But just a few weeks ago, things were not so sunny. During a family trip from Vismay’s home in New Delhi to London, the unthinkable and unexpected happened: Sunny Bear went missing.

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Sunny Boy Smart Energy: A Practical Test

Sunny Boy Smart Energy: A Practical Test

As an SMA employee, I was able to familiarize myself with the new Sunny Boy Smart Energy in the test phase. Many of you are probably wondering why you should invest in an inverter with a battery, so I would like to share my experience and take you through a few questions that could help you make a decision.

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SMA America helps local kids smile, donates Sunny Bears to UC Davis Children’s Hospital

sunny bears

It was nothing but smiles and excitement as the SMA van pulled up, loaded to the top with teddy bears in search of new friends. The small idea to bring joy to area children turned into a big donation recently, as the SMA team donated nearly 2,000 teddy bears to the UC Davis Children’s Hospital.

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Service Tip: Pay Attention When Assigning Password in Sunny Portal

The pv system password in Sunny Portal

The Service Line has been receiving a lot of questions about passwords lately. Some customers want to know why they can no longer access the inverter in a PV system using their password. Why is this happening?

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