Commercial 88kW Solar PV + 120kWhr Battery + 88kW Hybrid Inverter – PTA, Gauteng

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Project: Commercial 88kW Solar PV + 120kWhr Battery + 88kW Hybrid Inverter – PTA, Gauteng
Project Scope:

Project was executed by Zero Point Energy on a turn-key EPC basis for this commercial retail client in Pretoria, Gauteng. System included:

  • 88kWp of Tier 1 mono solar PV panels (25 year performance guarantee)
  • 3x 12kW Sunsynk 3-phase hybrid inverters in 3 phase configuration (5 year warranty)
  • 6x 8kW Sunsynk 3-phase hybrid inverters in 3 phase configuration (5 year warranty)
  • 3x 40kWhr Freedom Won lithium-ion batteries
  • All DC, AC, electrical, structural and mechanical engineering & installation
  • Remote monitoring of system via energy meters & wifi-enabled monitoring platform
Location: Pretoria, Gauteng
Completion Date: Apr 2022
Client Benefits:

Over 380 kWhr  (80%) of the site’s daily electricity consumption will now be generated daily by the 88kW solar PV system.

With 88kW of hybrid inverter capacity and 120 kWhr of lithium-ion battery storage, the site has been designed to smartly store excess solar energy for night usage, execute peak demand shaving, provide backup power during load shedding and integrate with the existing diesel generator on site in future.

This commercial retail site will now have enhanced self-reliance, reduced operational electricity bills and contribute towards reducing its carbon footprint.

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