SolarReserve to install 15 rooftop PV installations for Netcare Limited

Written By: Stratton Report
March 8, 2017

On March 8, SolarReserve, a developer claiming 246-MWs of solar capacity already on-line in South Africa, announced it is working with Netcare Limited to roll out commercial sized solar PV rooftop installations at fifteen of its facilities.

Per SolarReserve, the facilities installing solar with include the Netcare 911 head office in Midrand and fourteen Medicross family medical and dental centres across the country.

The developer notes that the sites combined will deliver about 720-kWs peak of solar power.

SolarReserve emphasizes that its energy solutions are helping Netcare meet the goals of their environmental sustainability strategy and helping to ensure the security of the supply of electricity required by their high-acuity operations in the face of regular service interruptions.

Jason Gerber, Project Manager at SolarReserve observed:

SolarReserve is committed to helping businesses across Africa thrive by offering predictable, long-term energy rates that protect them from rising electricity costs and price volatility

Alistair Jessop, SolarReserve’s Senior Vice President of Development remarked: “SolarReserve’s worldwide reach and proven experience in developing solar power projects gives businesses the advantage of a global company with the assurance of a local presence,” added.