Combating both COVID-19 & Eskom Load-shedding through Portable Back-up Power Units

In between the team’s busy projects schedule in January 2021, the Zero Point Energy engineering team made some time for R&D to combat the dual crisis of COVID-19 and Eskom load-shedding, and the disastrous impact both have on home-based patients dependent on oxygen concentrator devices that need to run 24-7. The ZPE portable power supply […]

10kWp Solar PV + 20kWhr Li-On Battery Installation – Lanseria

hybrid solar eco estate

Scope: Design & execution of a hybrid solar PV system for a client in an eco-estate in Lanseria. System comprises of a customised roof-mounting solution using wind deflectors as well as a Victron-based energy storage system (ESS) with solar MPPT charge controllers and Li-On batteries with remote monitoring. Location: Lanseria, South Africa Technology: 1x 8kVA […]

Custom Containerised Solar PV + Battery Storage Solutions for Africa

battery solar container

Custom Containerised Solar PV + Battery Storage Solutions for Africa Our custom-designed solar PV & battery storage containerised solutions are engineered for Africa, but designed & built locally in Johannesburg. This current pair of retro-fitted shipping container systems were designed for AC-coupled solar PV minigrid integration, taking our electricity-intensive client off-grid using advanced lithium-ion battery […]

First Post COVID-19 Lockdown Installation

victron residential post covid

First Post COVID-19 Lockdown Installation Our first Level 3 residential battery backup system completed post lockdown in South Africa. Good to be back on sites again helping our customers take control of their electricity supplies and to beat any imminent load shedding. This system was designed to include a top-of-the-range 6.5kW battery inverter and 10.5kWhr of lithium-ion batteries, sufficient […]