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Why Large Battery Storage Systems Are the Energy Solution of the Future

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What role do large battery storage systems play in the future energy supply? What opportunities does energy market 2.0 offer for companies involved? How is a megawatt-class battery inverter actually built? In April, Large-Scale Storage Day at SMA offered participants interesting lectures, tours of Sunny Central Storage production and the SMA Test center, and plenty of time for networking.

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Photovoltaïque en France : l’arrivée de l’autoconsommation va changer le marché

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3 QUESTIONS À : Julien Chirol, RESPONSABLE DES VENTES FRANCE – PV TRADE CHEZ BAYWA R.E.

 

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Change in SMA Device Communication: WLAN and Ethernet to Replace Bluetooth

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In the future, SMA will equip all devices with WLAN and Ethernet communication–so called IP communication–by replacing the previous Bluetooth communication. Thus PV systems are extremely easy to integrate into existing home networks with an internet connection. Below we have provided information for you, including how you benefit.

 

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How to Register Your PV System in Sunny Portal and Activate SMA Smart Connected

Everyone who operates a PV system with SMA inverters should register their system in Sunny Portal.

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Fact Check: 5 Reasons Why Quality of PV Inverters Pays Off

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Quality and safety are non-negotiable for us because in the end exactly these factors guarantee maximum and sustainable efficiency of PV projects. To live up to this claim, we continuously put our products and those of other manufacturers through their paces in our certified test centers.

You will find key findings at a glance below.

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Fuel Save Controller Wins Prestigious Middle East Electricity Award 2017

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It was great to win the Middle East Electricity Award in 2015 for the “Smart Solar Project of the Year” (we reported it here). Now, two years later, the SMA Fuel Save Controller 2.0 is once again winner of the Middle East Electricity award. This time we won “Smart Product of the Year” – a great reward for our continuous efforts to find smart solutions to meet our customers’ needs.
Read more about what convinced the jury in this article…

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Trainings for Design and Commissioning of a SMA Fuel Save Solution in 2017

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As diesel prices increase and costs for solar energy decrease, the advantage of a Fuel Save Solution to any diesel grid continuously grows. With 1.2 billion people without electricity and even more suffering from weak grids, the market for solar diesel hybrid systems is tremendous. But solar hybrid systems are often complex and unique with each having its own challenges. With SMA Solar Academy training courses, you gather essential knowledge to actively take part in this new business. Learn more about the courses that enable you to plan and commission solar diesel hybrid systems by yourself in this article.

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Ventajas de la batería de alta tensión conectada en CA sobre otras soluciones alternativas

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Las baterías de alta tensión llegaron al mercado apenas hace 12 meses. Sin embargo, su aparición ha permitido a una serie de otras tecnologías cambiar la forma en que el almacenamiento mediante baterías se puede incluir en el hogar. El almacenamiento conectado en CA que utiliza esta nueva tecnología de baterías de alta tensión (es decir> 120 V CC) tiene una serie de ventajas para los hogares que desean incluir el almacenamiento en baterías en su sistema solar. Además de ser una solución de bajo coste comparado con otras alternativas, el almacenamiento conectado en CA con baterías de alta tensión puede facilitar que su hogar aumente su independencia de la red y le proporcione mayor flexibilidad en el futuro para cambiar su sistema y satisfacer las necesidades de cambio o ampliación de la casa. El almacenamiento conectado en CA con baterías de alta tensión habitualmente es un sistema más eficiente que representa obtener más energía y potencia en comparación con un sistema de inversor híbrido similar. Y tal vez lo mejor de todo: el almacenamiento conectado en CA puede convertir cualquier sistema solar nuevo o existente en un verdadero sistema preparado para usar baterías.

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Everything You Need to Know About the New Sunny Boy 3.0–5.0 Solar Inverter

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What makes the successor of the world’s best-selling string inverter, the Sunny Boy TL, so special? The new Sunny Boy is more than just a PV inverter. Thanks to the first integrated SMA Smart Connected service, it’s a package that offers true ease and comfort. Find out here how this can benefit you as a PV system operator.

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Hybrid Energy Supply of East Africas Largest Salt Factory

Krystalline Salt’s factory is supplied by 25% of solar energy in grid parallel and in diesel mode. Following their ambitious energy management, the company took solar to a professional scale and safes expenditures for electricity supply.
SMA Sunbelt Energy GmbH as EPC in cooperation with its local construction partner Harmonic Systems build and commissioned the project within 5,5 months.

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More Sun From the Roof. Maximum Energy Yield Despite Shade or Different Module Arrangements

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In this post, we explain to you how to always produce the highest yields from a PV system using the SMA Power+ Solution. It does not matter whether there are different module arrangements because of roof structure or whether power generation is affected by shade from trees, dormer windows or chimneys.

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How to Install the New Sunny Boy

Voilà! It is finally happening: The worthy successor of the world’s most successful inverter — the Sunny Boy 3000-5000TL — is now available. The new PV inverter of the Sunny Boy 3.0–5.0 type is suitable for private rooftop installations, 10 kg lighter than its predecessor and is easy to operate via a smartphone. It also comes up with the new service concept, SMA Smart Connected, including the all-inclusive service package.

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