JinkoSolar Supplying Utility-Scale Project In South Africa

Posted by SI Staff on August 31, 2012 No Comments
Categories : Projects & Contracts

JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. says it has been selected to work with engineering, procurement and construction partner Solea Renewables to deliver a PV installation for a chrome mine in South Africa's Limpopo province.

According to JinkoSolar, the installation will be the first off-grid utility-scale photovoltaic system in South Africa. The 1 MW plant will produce approximately 1.8 GWh of electricity annually and will effectively reduce the mine's daytime diesel dependency for the next 20 to 30 years. Â

The fully integrated turnkey PV system – designed, engineered and constructed by Solea Renewables – will use 4,170 polycrystalline modules from JinkoSolar.

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