Archives from Months May, 2015

Now You Can Integrate SMA Devices With Modbus

Modbus

SMA is opening its doors to third-party suppliers and will equip inverters with the Modbus protocol interface, starting immediately. SMA Product Manager Falko Schmidt oversaw the introduction of Modbus at SMA.

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Installers: Sunny Boy TL-US string sizing tool now available

Sunny Boy TL-US String Tool

Using the solar industry’s most advanced residential inverter is now even easier, thanks to the new Quick Design Reference Tool for the Sunny Boy TL-US with Secure Power Supply. Now available for free download, it provides string design and inverter sizing recommendations in a simple, easy-to-use format. Just input basic module criteria found on data sheets a details like design temperature, loading ratio preferences and the AC output voltage.

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Hawaiian grid requirements explained: interim ride through

Hawaii solar installs ready to resume

It’s a fact: The continued growth of solar in Hawaii depends on inverters with advanced grid stability functionalities. Grid support through these functions, based on real-time grid conditions, will ensure responsible growth as the rate of PV penetration increases across the islands.

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