SMA solutions for PV power plants: Maximum flexibility for successful projects

Highly integrated solutions for centralized and decentralized PV power plants as well as PV power plants with mixed plant structures offer plant operators, EPCs and investors maximum planning and implementation flexibility. Maximum safety and availability, and maximum long-term yields throughout the entire service life ensure the project's success and a maximum return on investment.

Profitable PV projects with SMA

  • Superior stack design for more than 99% inverter availability over 25 years
  • Fully integrated system solutions with perfectly matched components from DC to AC

  • Rigorous tests and worldwide certifications guarantee global use
  • Groundbreaking production processes for extraordinary quality and reliability
  • Comprehensive services and plant-wide O & M services ensure investments

Centralized PV power plants
Turnkey solutions from DC to AC

  • Turnkey Container Solution

    The Power Skid Australia is the turnkey system solution exclusively designed for PV power plants in Australia. It combines the Sunny Central inverters manufactured in Germany, Low and Medium Voltage connection areas, together with an Australian manufactured Medium Voltage transformer, all on a galvanised steel platform of up to 12.2m x 2.5m.

  • Flexible Farm Control

    The SMA Power Plant Controller offers flexible and intelligent solutions for farm control in all PV power plants.

  • Safe String Collection

    SMA String-Combiners guarantee easy and safe collection of all strings in the PV field.

Perfectly harmonized components for centralized PV power plants

MV POWER STATION 2500-S-AU / 2750-S-AU / 3000-S-AU

Medium Voltage Power Station
Maximum Power – Minimum Costs

SMA's new Medium Voltage Power Station is the perfect solution for Utility scale PV Power Plants utilising SMA’s state of the art 1500 VDC inverter technology. It combines the industry leading Sunny Central inverters manufactured in Germany, Low and Medium Voltage connection areas, together with an Australian manufactured Medium Voltage transformer, all on a 12.2m x 2.5m galvanised steel platform. It is designed for Australian environmental and technical requirements, and is fully type tested combining rigorous plant safety with maximum availability and energy yield. The solution is fabricated in and delivered from Australia, making the integrated system solution easy to transport and quick to assemble and commission.

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Sunny Central 3000-EV

Sunny Central
Globally successful central inverter for highest yields

Central inverters with the highest power density, voltage integration of up to 1500 and efficient system planning of large-scale PV power plants up into the gigawatt range. Thanks to the intelligent air cooling system OptiCool, all Sunny Central inverters are optimized for outdoor installation.

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Sunny Central Storage 2200 / 2475 / 2500-EV / 2750-EV

Sunny Central Storage
Battery inverter for integrating large-scale storage systems

The large-scale battery inverter makes it easy to integrate large-scale storage systems into new and existing PV power plants. The inverter has high power density, a wide battery voltage range and is ready for global deployment. The Sunny Central Storage meets all globally relevant grid requirements and is also available as a container solution with pre-configured components.

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Power Plant Controller

SMA Power Plant Controller
Flexible farm control for all PV power plants

The SMA Power Plant Controller allows large-scale PV power plants to be intelligently and flexibly managed and to meet all the needs of modern competitive PV power plants. The Power Plant Controller guarantees PV system operators maximum yields and contributes to the stability of public utility grids.

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SMA String Combiner

SMA String Combiner
Safe collection of every string in the PV field

Their compact dimensions mean the boxes can be installed quickly, safely and easily, both indoors and outdoors, while their robust enclosure guarantees durability and reliable safety in the PV field.

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SMA O&M Services for PV Plants

SMA O&M Services
Long-term, reliable operating times for commercial PV systems

With more than 50 GW of installed power and services in 20 markets worldwide, SMA O&M services offer advanced PV inverter and PV system expertise.

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Decentralized PV power plants
Integrated solutions for global use

  • PV Inverters
    With inverters such as the Sunny Highpower PEAK1, large PV systems with a decentralized structure can be operated efficiently and optimally designed.

  • Flexible Farm Control
    The SMA Power Plant Controller offers flexible and intelligent solutions for farm control in all PV power plants.

  • Safe String Collection
    With the SMA combiner boxes, all strings in the field are collected safely.

Perfectly harmonized components for decentralized PV power plants

Sunny Highpower PEAK1

Sunny Highpower PEAK1
Decentralized solution for large PV systems

With a string inverter as a central inverter component, the advantages of a decentralized system layout are combined with the benefits of centralized inverter design. The result: reduced costs for the entire system with maximum flexibility and highest energy yields.

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Power Plant Controller

SMA Power Plant Controller
Flexible farm control for all PV power plants

The SMA Power Plant Controller allows large-scale PV power plants to be intelligently and flexibly managed and to meet all the needs of modern competitive PV power plants. The Power Plant Controller guarantees PV system operators maximum yields and contributes to the stability of public utility grids.

Learn more about the SMA Power Plant Controller

SMA String Combiner

DC Combiner
Safe collection of strings in the PV field

SMA offers combiner boxes suitable for each project and inverter. With the combiner boxes, all strings in the field are safely collected and connected.

SMA O&M Services for PV Plants

SMA O&M Services
Long-term, reliable operating times for commercial PV systems

With more than 50 GW of installed power and services in 20 markets worldwide, SMA O&M services offer advanced PV inverter and PV system expertise.

Learn more about SMA O&M services

Sunny Central Storage 2200 / 2475 / 2500-EV / 2750-EV

Sunny Central Storage
Battery inverter for integrating large-scale storage systems

The large-scale battery inverter makes it easy to integrate large-scale storage systems into new and existing PV power plants. The inverter has high power density, a wide battery voltage range and is ready for global deployment. The Sunny Central Storage meets all globally relevant grid requirements and is also available as a container solution with pre-configured components.

Learn more about the Sunny Central Storage

Useful information on SMA solutions for PV power plants

Wissenswertes zum Thema SMA Lösungen für PV-Kraftwerke

What effect does availability have on a project's success?
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Whitepaper on 1500-volt PV power plants and SMA Design Reserve
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Sunny Central inverters are qualified according to the new UL 62019 standard.
Learn more about the UL 62019 standard

PV power plants of the world – made possible with system solutions from SMA

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