DÜSSELDORF (dpa-AFX) - Inverter manufacturer SMA Solar is considering building a new factory in North America, according to a press report. The company confirmed this upon request, reported the "Handelsblatt" (Wednesday edition). "SMA is currently reviewing options to best benefit from the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) in the U.S.," a spokeswoman had said. According to the report, a decision will be made in the next few weeks, according to company sources./he