SMA Hybrid

Modernizing the Mining Industry with PV-Diesel Hybrid Systems

From Tristan Kreager, Manager of Hybrid Energy Solutions (guest post) on 09/27/2013

With the commissioning of the mining industry’s first PV-diesel hybrid system, located at Cronimet Mining AG’s chrome mine in South …

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Stanford Solar Decathlon

Stanford Students Maximize Solar with SMA for Solar Decathlon Start.Home

From Mike Mahon (guest post) on 09/25/2013

In October, the U.S. Department of Energy will host the 2013 Solar Decathlon at Orange County Great Park in Irvine, …

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Free Module-Level Solar Monitoring with Sunny Portal

From on 09/19/2013

Micro inverter enthusiasts, now you can access your PV systems with the largest and most advanced solar monitoring online platform …

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We’re Celebrating…The Launch of SMA Advance!

From on 09/17/2013

Over the past several months, the customer marketing team at SMA America has been working hard to define a loyalty …

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GTM Webinar

Bringing Utility-Scale Sophistication to the Distributed Rooftop

From Bates Marshall (guest post) on 09/12/2013

Decentralized architecture has quickly become a preferred approach for commercial PV systems in the United States. Investors and installers recognize …

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SMA Solar Technology

Tech Talk: The Importance of Proper Equipment Clearances

From on 09/10/2013

Equipment clearances are as much a part of the solar industry as the modules themselves. Inverter manufacturers have recommended clearances …

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Saudi Arabia: The Largest PV Module-Covered Parking Lot in the World

From on 09/06/2013

Saudi Arabia is a land of superlatives. Thanks to the kingdom’s vast wealth of oil, new and impressive structures are …

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On location in Los Angeles, Calif. - DC Solar Distribution trailers were used to provide power during filming of “Bad Words.”

Quiet on the Set! No Noisy Generators for Jason Bateman’s New Film

From on 09/05/2013

Jason Bateman, a film and television actor best known for his role as Michael Bluth on the sitcom “Arrested Development,” …

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Sioma High School

Zambia Students Shine, Thanks to First Solar-Powered High School in Africa

From on 09/03/2013

Sioma High School serves a large area of Western Zambia, Africa. Its more than 600 students walk, sometimes for several …

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IBEW Solar Spotlight

Solar Spotlight: Trade Union Employs the Sun at Sacramento Training Center

From on 08/27/2013

Since 1902, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 340 has represented members and retirees in a wide variety …

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Tech Talk: The Benefits of Micro Inverter Multigate Technology

From on 08/20/2013

SMA knew there was a better way. We recognized the shortcomings of current micro inverters and worked diligently to develop …

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Solar Spotlight: NRG Energy’s “Power2Serve” Vehicle Prepared to Help

From on 08/13/2013

With the Atlantic hurricane season running from June 1st through November 30th, many residents affected by 2012’s Superstorm Sandy are …

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