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PROJECT NAME:

Off The Grid With An EV

PROJECT NAME

Off The Grid With An EV

SYSTEM TYPE / APPLICATION

Off Grid – Complete System with EV Charging

LOCATION

Daylesford (Djadjawurung Country), VIC

INSTALLED

Nov 2014

KEY BRANDS

SMA, Sonnenschein, Trina

TAGS

 

PROJECT DETAIL

Objective:

Customer had a sizeable cost to connect to the grid, and also wanted a renewable source of power for his home. He also wanted his off grid system to be set up to accommodate his new EV so it would be charged via solar.

Site Considerations:

Shed available for solar and system install; EV charging managed directly from solar

System Design: 

  • OEA Complete 65-48 System
  • OEA Adapt mount – installs in customers shed
  • 40kWh sealed gel battery storage
  • 10.5kW Polycrystalline solar array on shed
  • SMA Webbox monitoring & communication system

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