German company, SMA, is the largest solar inverter manufacturer in the world. SMA's reputation for reliability, quality and innovation have cemented their position as number one solar inverter in Australia with over 50% of Australian market share. The inverter is the most important component of a PV plant. It converts the direct current generated in the photovoltaic cells into alternating current compliant with the grid requirements – for self-consumption or feed-in to the power distribution grid.
SMA Solar Technology AG is a global leader in the development, production and sales of PV inverters and, as an energy management group, offers innovative key technologies for future power supply structures. SMA is represented in 21 countries across four continents and employ over 5,500 staff.