Jump to content

Hybrid PV / Diesel Generator Option with SMA Fuel Saver Controller


damonl
 Share

Recommended Posts

Hi Damon,

while we haven't implemented the exact control mechanisms of the SMA Fuel Saver, you could do the following to mimic a hybrid PV system:

  • Go to the battery and battery inverter page, select the first cluster in your system configuration
  • Click the "Battery Management" link
  • Disable the battery as good as possible with these settings:

image.png

It will not be possible to avoid their usage completely, but you can limit their participation quite effectively, so that your load will be covered by PV and diesel only:

image.png

Hope that helps, kind regards,

Martin

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Hi Martin,

Thanks, it does answer the battery part of the equation but traditional PV Diesel generator systems only really allow the PV system to provide up to 20% of energy capacity. The SMA fuel saver controller increases this capacity to 60% though.

I suppose you can't cater for the SMA fuel saver controller though?

Regards

Damon

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 5 months later...

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...