Post Tagged with: "SMA America"

Top Five Overlooked Service Considerations in Utility PV Plants: What You Need to Know

Top Five Overlooked Service Considerations in Utility PV Plants: What You Need to Know

April 21, 2021 at 4:58 pm 0 comments

Register here Tue, May 25, 2021 2 p.m. EDT Maintaining a fully operational PV plant to ensure maximum uptime is a major undertaking that often comes with unforeseen challenges. Wouldn’t you like the insight to proactively identify potential issues and develop a mitigation strategy? You’re in luck! In our nextRead More

Distributed, modular or central utility solar PV inverters? It depends on these factors

Distributed, modular or central utility solar PV inverters? It depends on these factors

March 22, 2021 at 2:31 pm 4 comments

History is littered with a bevy of debates primed for discussion in the friendly confines of your local speakeasy. Do you prefer the designated hitter or pitchers who hit? Ford or Chevy? Pearl Jam or Nirvana? In the utility PV industry, that pub argument often comes down to central orRead More

SMA America now a supplier for GRID Alternatives

SMA America now a supplier for GRID Alternatives

March 17, 2021 at 3:38 pm 0 comments

SMA America is now a national equipment supplier for GRID Alternatives, the nation’s largest nonprofit solar installer. The partnership will build on the organizations’ mutual goals to extend access to clean, affordable energy technologies in communities across the United States. SMA will do in-kind equipment donations as well as trainingsRead More

Solar Inverter Buyer’s Guide 2021

Solar Inverter Buyer’s Guide 2021

March 1, 2021 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Our annual Solar PV Inverter Buyer’s Guide is a chance to check in with all of the inverter manufacturers – from the market leaders to the up-and-comers – to get a sense of how their technology has evolved and what new products are now available for installation. This year weRead More

SMA America hits 1 GW of Sunny Central Storage inverters in North America

SMA America hits 1 GW of Sunny Central Storage inverters in North America

December 21, 2020 at 12:13 pm Comments are Disabled

SMA America has reached an impressive milestone in battery storage, having sold a cumulative 1 GW (gigawatt) of Sunny Central Storage inverters in North America. No small feat, SMA has worked alongside some of the world’s largest storage integrators to reach this landmark achievement. SMA solutions are currently installed onRead More

The Pitch: Large-scale energy storage value drivers with SMA

The Pitch: Large-scale energy storage value drivers with SMA

December 1, 2020 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Large-scale energy storage is entering a boom period. On this episode of The Pitch, we explore the key value drivers and the technology improvements that are leading the segment’s growth trajectory with Chad Spring, Energy Storage Project Sales Account Manager with SMA America. We discuss new revenue streams, what utilitiesRead More

IMO FireRaptor receives UL PVRSS Listing with SMA solar inverters (rapid shutdown and AFCI standard)

IMO FireRaptor receives UL PVRSS Listing with SMA solar inverters (rapid shutdown and AFCI standard)

November 30, 2020 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

The IMO FireRaptor’s latest UL PVRSS listing is with the SMA Sunny Boy range of solar inverters from 3 kW to 7.7 kW and also the SMA TRIPOWER range of solar inverters from 33 kW to 62 kW under UL1741 guidelines. The FireRaptor also meets UL’s new AFCI compatibility requirementsRead More

High school student gets solar industry partners to donate full PV system to a New Jersey food pantry

High school student gets solar industry partners to donate full PV system to a New Jersey food pantry

November 18, 2020 at 3:15 pm Comments are Disabled

The Flemington Area Food Pantry, serving Hunterdon County, N.J., celebrated and unveiled their brand new solar array installation this week — a project was made possible by a collaborative donation effort among notable solar industry leaders and community volunteers, each supplying their individual components. Among all of the parties who contributedRead More

SMA America launches PV Pioneers contest for early adopters to celebrate 20th anniversary

SMA America launches PV Pioneers contest for early adopters to celebrate 20th anniversary

November 16, 2020 at 2:41 pm Comments are Disabled

This year marks the 20th Anniversary for SMA America. German-based SMA Solar Technology has been in business since 1981, expanding into the United States two decades ago. Founded in a small town in California’s Sierra Nevada foothills, SMA America has achieved key milestones, including a cumulative 13.6 GW of energy producedRead More

C&I Solar Project of the Year 2020: Pawesome Solar Array at Pedigree Ovens

C&I Solar Project of the Year 2020: Pawesome Solar Array at Pedigree Ovens

November 10, 2020 at 8:01 am Comments are Disabled

Harvard, Illinois | 1.7 MW Developer: Simpleray Contractor: Althoff Industries Mounting / Design: OMCO Solar Inverters: SMA America Modules: HT-SAAE What else can I tell you about our C&I Ground-Mount Project of the Year, as voted by the readers of Solar Builder, that tops the photo? Hmm. Guess I’ll startRead More