Tech Tip: Sunny Island Battery Commissioning

This post was originally published in 2016. The tips and techniques explained may be outdated.

Tech Tip: Sunny Island Battery Commissioning

Commissioning a new lithium-ion battery within a Sunny Island system takes only minutes. In this Tech Tip video, the SMA Solar Academy demonstrates the simple commissioning procedure for a Sunny Island system with a battery that uses an external battery management system, or BMS.

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    Braulio M. Castillo Lopez says:

    HI JUSTIN ,

    WANT SOME INFORMATION ABOUT SUNNY ISLAD FOR PV PLANT INTERCONECTED , MANY COSTUMERS WITH THOSE SYSTEMS ASK ME FOR BATTERY BACK UP THEY NEEDD ELECTRIC POWER WHEN THE GRID IS DOWN .

    THANKS

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    awais says:

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    Aaron says:

    what language does lithium batteries need to communicate with my sunny island si6048-us
    i see rs485 communication with COM gateway

    Reply

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