Top 10 trends in Smart PV
Security and Trustworthiness have become increasingly vital to PV plants.
Owners must consider security fasteners, video cameras with wireless networking and advanced analytics, and reduced access to prevent theft.
Whilst cyberattacks on solar farms specifically are not commonly reported, this could well change. "Digitalisation is creeping into the solar industry, automating processes and making components smarter. And where there are increases in digital technology, the threat of cyberattacks is never far behind," reports PV Tech.