PROJECT NAME:

Suburban Blackout Proofing and Energy Security

PROJECT NAME
Suburban Blackout Proofing and Energy Security
SYSTEM TYPE / APPLICATION
Grid Backup – Autonomy (Import Only) System
LOCATION
Henley Beach (Kaurna Country), SA
INSTALLED
February 2015
KEY BRANDS
SMA, Trina, Sonnenschein

PROJECT DETAIL

Objective:

Needed partial backup power for the home for specialist medical equipment, as well as the added benefit of reducing energy costs

Load Analysis:

14.6-14.8kWh average daily winter/summer demand; small 3.4kW design surge

Site Considerations:

Limited northern and eastern roof areas available for PV; Backup system in garage

System Design:

  • OEA Grid Autonomy 60-48 (Import Only) System – 6kW 1-phase output
  • OEA Adapt mount + storage cabinet – installs in customers garage
  • 15kWh backup battery storage
  • 5kW Polycrystalline solar array split between north & east roof