By Jack Ward, CEO of Soltra Energy
Soltra Energy have installed and signed off a 166 kWp rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant at Dawn Distribution, Germiston.
The plant produces 300,000 kWh of renewable electricity per annum, saving the Dawn Group up to 868kg of CO2 emissions per day.
The system is comprised of 650 poly crystallite PV Panels covering 1200m² with 10 SMA grid-tie inverters. The system is tied into the site 6.6kV network with a reverse power limiting controller.