SMA Knowledge Base

For the convenient access to all publications on SMA technologies or the use of SMA products.

February 2015

Plant-wide operations and maintenance (O&M) has emerged as a necessary component of a healthy, productive and profitable PV system. In fact, a properly maintained solar plant can increase energy[...] read article

January 2015

The electricity grid has a fundamental need for reactive power and, in some cases, the requirement to avoid instabilities via reactive power feed-in. Sunny Central CP XT inverters by SMA Solar[...] read article

January 2015

Five hundred gigawatts (GW) of power from diesel gensets provide industrial companies with electricity worldwide. Diesel gensets are essential to power supplies both in regions with and without[...] read article

January 2015

A photovoltaic system rarely operates under constant ambient conditions because the sun’s radiation values change based on the weather and the time of day. Since the solar inverter manages the output[...] read article

January 2015

It is not always possible to prevent dormers, chimneys, or trees from casting their shadows over PV modules. However, to maintain the economic viability of a PV plant, installers and designers must[...] read article