Engineering, Procurement and Construction. Photovoltaic power projects in South Africa

Gransolar is a proven and bankable Engineering, Procurement and Construction contractor for photovoltaic power projects in South Africa and across the continent. We have built two REIPPPP round one 75MW plants and have experience with fixed ground-mounted systems, single and double axes trackers and roof-top and building integrated systems. We have strong relationships with tier one key component suppliers and can provide the most optimised solution for any project.

SOUTH AFRICA EPC PROJECT REFERENCES

EPC ProjectsIN 2011-12 GRANSOLAR, together with its international partner ACS Cobra and local empowerment partner Kensani, was selected as the EPC and O&M contractor to design, procure, build and operate two 75 MWDC photovoltaic power plants to be located at Humansrus, in the Northern Cape and Soutdrift, near Bloemfontein in the Free State.

These PV Projects will play a large part in helping South Africa meet its renewable energy targets, in addition to stimulating long-term economic development and creating new jobs. Hundreds of temporary and permanent jobs have been created through these projects.

Gransolar can also provide tailor made services to manage or support any element of a PV plant maintenance or operational requirements.

Currently Gransolar, as the senior consortium member, operates the Lesedi and Letsatsi 2 x 75MW PV Power Plant facilities.

LETSATSI PV PLANT

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LESEDI PV PLANT

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TECHNICAL INFORMATION (BOTH PLANTS)

NOMINAL CAPACITY: 
64.0 MWAC
INSTALLED CAPACITY:75.0 MWDC
BUDGET:
US$195.0 M
DURATION:18 months
TECHNOLOGY:poly c-Si /Fixed
MODULES:Hanwha Solarone 270 Wp
INVERTERS:Siemens PVS2000 2MW
SUPPORT:Galvanized Steel
CONFIGURATION:Typical module/string
TRANSFORMERS:75×1 MVA
STATUS:Operational since May 2014

CONTACT

Gransolar (Pty) Ltd.  1st Floor, Atterbury House. Hampton Office park. 20 Georgian Crescent East. Bryanston 2021. Johannesburg
South Africa. Telephone + 27 (0) 010 492 0558

Email
dnondumo@gransolar.com
mdenyer@gransolar.com