Nyumbani Village, Kenya
In Nyumbani Village, a Kenyan town of over 1,000 people, this Plug&Play Energy Station produces energy to autonomously power machine tools used in the production of wooden and iron finished products. Electricity from a 45 KW photovoltaic field is processed, reducing current energy bills to less than one third. It is a hybrid Mini-Grid facility which incorporates the diesel generator in service to date, whose use shall be limited to increasing power when there is no sun and the batteries with reserves of more than 100 kWh reach their discharge limit.
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