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.
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.
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.
Equipped with two Sunny Central 2500-EV inverters the new Medium Voltage Power Station is ready for use in utility-scale PV power plants worldwide. Boris Wolff, Executive Vice President of the Business Unit Utility at SMA, takes you on a tour around and inside the turnkey Medium Voltage Power Station, which offers highest efficiency at a low specific price.
An ever increasing number of manufacturers with high brand recognition are offering solutions for decentralized power supply. One of them is Daimler AG. The automobile group has even recently established a separate subsidiary for the development and sales of its stationary energy storage units, Mercedes-Benz Energy GmbH. The company’s “new star”, a battery storage system which can be seamlessly integrated into the SMA Flexible Storage System, attracted much interest at Intersolar Europe.
ees Award Goes to Sunny Boy Storage: “Cost-Effective Solution for Storing Self-Generated Electricity”
The Sunny Boy Storage 2.5 for high-voltage batteries did not only win the ees award Intersolar Europe, it also drew a lot of attention at the SMA booth. The AC-coupled battery inverter is suitable for new PV systems as well as for retrofit storage integration in private households.
Crisis in the solar sector? No way! Once again, a visit to the SMA booth is well worth your while. We’ll be presenting exciting new products, from small applications to boost your self-consumption, to innovations for remote off-grid areas, to compact stations for PV farms. In this post, we’ve put together a few highlights for you.
From June 4-6, 2014, Munich became the center of the solar industry. 44,000 visitors flocked to Intersolar Europe to learn more about the latest solar innovations. Follow us through 3 days of Intersolar and experience the show through the eyes of SMA. Didn’t get to make the trip over? Don’t worry, we captured the most important moments and our personal highlights for you on video.