Guenther Cramer

Development of Solar Power will only Marginally Increase Electricity Prices

From Günther Cramer (guest post) on January 19, 2012

Günther Cramer, SMA Chairman of the Supervisory Board, on the construction of PV plants in 2011, the discussion surrounding further …

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The solar inverter converts direct corrent into alternating current

What Does a PV Inverter Actually Do?

From on January 18, 2012

Almost everyone is familiar with the shiny panels (or photovoltaic modules in technical terms) that can usually be seen on …

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67 Component Parts and a Lamp: Girls Camp at SMA

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on January 13, 2012

In the fall of 2011, I was appointed to provide support in the commercial and technical Vocational Training department. During …

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What are you looking to do in Kassel?

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on January 6, 2012

What do you, a Hamburg native, want to do in Kassel?” This is frequently the response I get when natives …

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Ready for 2012

From on December 30, 2011

Dear Readers: 2011 is drawing to a close. We would therefore like to take this opportunity to take a look …

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Fantastic SMA Christmas Party

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 20, 2011

Christmas party at SMA – an unparalleled event. Colleagues assured in advance that the party would be something very special. …

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Student mentoring – milestone celebration at SMA

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 16, 2011

When you were 13, did you already know what you wanted to be? I didn’t. Did you enjoy doing your …

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And the winner is… Kassel!

From on December 13, 2011

Who would have guessed: in the ranking of Germany's most dynamic city, Kassel came in first. The Northern Hessian city …

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¡Hola a todos! – Hi, everyone!

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 9, 2011

A foreign language is a skill that is always valuable in one’s career, such as when talking on the phone …

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Self-management and time management at SMA – a trainer’s thoughts

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 6, 2011

Whenever I explain what I do, I hear lines such as, “oh, that’s something I should look at” or “hm, …

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A look back at the SMA soccer tournament

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 2, 2011

The setting: Friday afternoon, the athletic fields. Around 30 teams came together for the internal SMA soccer tournament. The start …

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It’s movie time!

From on November 25, 2011

Those gray autumn days getting you down? Just go to the movies! For example, I recently went to Filmladen. For …

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