south africa

Agriculture irrigation, South Africa

Secure a reduction in electricity cost and ensure reliable irrigation during day and night despite regular ESKOM grid outages

  • Daily grid outages prevent continuous irrigation of agricultural land.
  • Up to 20% loss in annual crop yields due to lack of irrigation
  • Irrigation required for 5 hours during day-time and night-time.
  • Necessity to deliver reliable electricity supply during day and night
  • Integration and maximization of Solar PV generation.
  • Reduce dependancy on grid supply and back-up diesel
On-site microgrid solution
  • 1 MWp solar PV ground mounted.
  • Battery energy storage system.