Energy & Power
SMA Compact MV Power Platform a turnkey solution for utility-scale plants
By Anthony Capkun
July 17, 2013 – SMA has introduced a re-engineered version of its medium-voltage power platform: the Compact MV Power Platform (CHECK OUT video below). The company says this is an “integrated, comprehensive power conversion solution for utility-scale PV plants in the North American market”. Available in 1MW to 1.8MW models, the Compact MV Power Platform promises simplified installation and “superior” energy production. Engineered for use with the Sunny Central CP-US, the platform is equipped with grid management functions and promises efficiencies of over than 97.5%. The design includes integrated AC disconnects and optional DC disconnect units.