For decades, most countries relied on large power grids to fulfill electricity needs. However, many territories in the world still suffer from a defective or non-existent power grid. That is amplified by economic and demographic growth of the population that increases the demand which is expected to increase 57% by 2050.
The use of electric vehicles is booming, with nearly 8 million electric vehicles on the road worldwide. The use of intelligent control strategies for charging EVs is becoming the main lever for achieving specific objectives.
The Moroccan subsidiary of the French energy group Engie has been chosen by Nexans Morocco to build a 2.5 MWp solar power plant on the roof of its cable manufacturing plant in the city of Mohammédia.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Environment Ministry of the Maldives have launched a plan to roll out solar–battery–diesel hybrids across 48 islands, meant to curb reliance on expensive and polluting diesel mini-grids.
Using only a PV system and solely relying on the solar irradiation (even if there’s plenty of it and it’s free), isn’t a safe bet for an industrial consumer as PV production can be inconsistent. This is why Industrials are resorting to PV Diesel hybrid system.
Even though the Covid-19 lockdown has given the opportunity and some time for ESKOM to implement …
Diesel generators can be used in different electrical configurations. When integrating into a solar PV system, there are some special features that we need to keep in mind.