Completed Projects
Kuria Hills Lodge, Serengeti, Tanzania

Description:

  • 45kW (225 solar panels) roof-forming PV array, fully off-grid system, with 120 x 1660 amp/hr deep cycle solar batteries, with 3-phase SMA inverter equipment and remote monitoring in customized container modules, providing power to multiple dwellings over 1km, with backup generator
  • Cellular communications reporting on the systems performances
  • Central hybrid water heating, comprising 36kW solar water heating (18 x 24-tube collector sets) into 2 x 2000 litre thermal stores, each with 11.5kW heat pump backup, serving a 1km ring-main system, with redundancy at each unit in the form of geysers with heat pumps
  • Borehole supply to centralized water supply
  • Full reticulation
Nuarro Lodge, Nacala, Mozambique

Description:

  • 30kW roof-mounted PV array, fully off-grid system, with 48 x 1300 amp/hr deep cycle solar batteries, with 3-phase SMA inverter equipment and remote monitoring, as only source of power serving the lodge, with backup generator
  • 32kW solar water heating into multiple 200 litre geysers
  • Borehole supply to centralized water supply
  • Full reticulation