Archives from Months June, 2013

Compact MV Power Platform: A Turnkey Solution for Utility-Scale PV

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The Most Electrifying Intersolar in SMA America History! Visit Booth #8321

San Francisco - Ca, Monday July 10, 2012: Intersolar 2012 at Moscone Center.

SMA America is gearing up for the most exciting Intersolar North America in the subsidiary’s 13 year history. From highly anticipated new products, exclusive service offerings, multiple panel speaking opportunities – to cocktails on the roof-top terrace at Solar Summerfest and dancing the night away during Battle of the Bands, there will not be a dull moment at this year’s event!

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North Jersey Media Group Goes on the Record in Support of PV


North Jersey Media Group (NJMG), a family owned media company, provides local news, information and services to the residents of northern New Jersey. The company is best known for its flagship daily newspaper, The Record. In addition to The Record, NJMG publishes the Herald News, and more than 40 other community newspapers and a family of glossy magazines.

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Think Google Maps for Solar. Think PV Potential.

NYC Solar Map LiDAR, Sustainable CUNY

Think Google Maps for solar. This is what the Australian PV Association (APVA) plans to produce. The APVA is investing in an interactive solar mapping web interface and working in collaboration with utilities, policy stakeholders and universities to execute the project. The map will combine 3D solar modelling with layers of data to identify potential PV areas, demonstrate PV generation and track the growth of solar across Australia.

Homeowners, installers, utility providers, city planners and local policy makers can all benefit from the data acquired from solar maps, but can Australia capture the real potential of this tool to develop a sustainable solar marketplace across the country?

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SMA & Lightning Motorcycles: Renewing the Partnership with a Ride


Last year SMA America and Lightning Motorcycles joined forces to break the land speed record at El Mirage, Calif. using the power of the sun. After renewing our partnership with Lightning Motorcycles for the second year in a row, I wanted to see firsthand just how powerful these bikes are, and I was not disappointed.

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Life’s a Beach When You’re a Sunny Boy

Sunny Boy at the Beach

SMA inverters undergo some of the most extensive testing in the PV inverter industry. In a previous blog post, we discussed SMA’s solar inverter performance in desert-like conditions. But how does a Sunny Boy inverter perform in coastal climates? 

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