Archives from Months July, 2016

Service Tip: How to connect a Sunny Boy inverter with built-in WiFi to a local wireless network

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There are many benefits for connecting your Sunny Boy inverter to the internet, such as real-time monitoring, remote fault diagnosis, easy access to SMA online platforms, among many others. New generation Sunny Boy inverters now come equipped with built-in WiFi and an Ethernet port for monitoring.

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Il vostro cellulare gestisce ogni tipo di contenuto. Lo stesso capiterà con il fotovoltaico

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5 MINUTI con Pierre-Pascal Urbon di SMA Solar Technology. Pierre Pascal Urbon, CEO del maggiore produttore europeo di inverter, SMA Solar Technology, ha concesso un’intervista a Recharge in occasione della fiera InterSolar Europe. L’industria del solare si dedica sempre più all’accumulo, considerato un importante mercato di crescita. Urbon ha sottolineato come l’interconnessione del fotovoltaico con altre fonti di energia e altri tipi di utilizzatori stia cambiando la sua società e ritiene che l’importanza data alla sicurezza informatica stia garantendo a SMA un vantaggio competitivo.

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Does Solar Energy Make Sense in Alaska?

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Top managers in Germany like to toss around the phrase, “growing pineapple in Alaska.” Among them is former RWE CEO Jürgen Großmann, who has joked that subsidizing solar energy is equally unlikely. Although nobody is actually growing pineapple in Alaska yet, solar energy is gaining ground in that remote U.S. state.

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FV ülkesi Türkiye: Büyük potansiyel – büyük mücadele

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Bol güneş,  muazzam kullanılabilir alan  ve büyük bir enerji gereksinimi,  ayrıca devlet teşviği. Türkiye’de güneş enerjisi sektörün ivme kazanmaya başladı. 2016 yılı içerisinde 600 Megawatt ve üzerinde bir  pazar büyüklüğü bekleniyor. Ancak  pazar henüz başlangıç aşamasında;  özellikle izin ve onay süreçleri ile yönetmeliklerin   çok sık değişmesi nedeniyle de zor bir pazar. Valerio Natalizia, Güney Avrupa Bölge Müdürü, gelişmeleri oldukça yakından izliyor ve SMA açısından nelerin önemli olduğunu  açıklıyor.

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‘Your mobile phone has all kinds of media.
We’ll see the same with PV’

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5 MINUTES with Pierre-Pascal Urbon of SMA Solar Technology. Pierre Pascal Urbon, chief executive at Europe’s largest inverter maker, SMA Solar Technology, talked to Recharge at InterSolar Europe. The solar industry is increasingly embracing electric storage as an important growth market. Urbon stressed how the interconnectivity of PV with other energy sources and consumers is changing his company, and thinks an emphasis on cybersecurity is giving SMA a competitive advantage.

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The Oxford Ecohouse: From 1990s Solar Dream to Storage Generation

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Sue Roaf is a solar pioneer. Despite facing opposition from the energy industry at the time and being told by the Government that it would never work “because there is not enough sunshine in Britain”, she has the first grid connected roof integrated PV in the UK in 1995. She has been at the heart of the solar revolution over the last 20 years. In 2016, she decided to upgrade her PV-installation which still worked perfectly to include storage. We sat down with her to ask a few questions.

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Turkey as a PV Country:
Major Potential—Major Challenges

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Plenty of sun, lots of space and high demand for energy as well as a boost from the government. In Turkey, the solar industry is really starting to gain momentum. Growth of 600 MW or more is anticipated in 2016. However, the industry is still in the early stages, and this is difficult, particularly because of the frequently changing authorization requirements, regulations and approving parties. Valerio Natalizia, Regional Manager South Europe is right at the heart of the developments. He explains the most important points from SMA’s point of view.

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SMA at Intersolar 2016

 

For all of you who didn’t manage to visit the Intersolar Europe 2016: Here are some impressions from our booth.

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New Sunny Boy: Saving on Energy Costs with 100% Peace of Mind

 

At Intersolar in Munich, SMA presented the new and completely reworked Sunny Boy inverter family. The new inverter solution in the 3.0/3.6/4.0/5.0 kW power classes not only enables up to 30% savings on energy costs in private households, it also includes a complete service package.

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