Off grid l Reducing the reliance on costly diesel-based power generation is high on the list of priorities for off-grid operators around the world. PV-hybrid systems alone can only go so far in meeting this need. The addition of storage can significantly alter this picture by increasing fuel savings and offsetting additional investment.
Our view on the latest developments in off-grid.
Results of a new study by Apricum show that declining module costs have made PV-hybrid systems increasingly appealing to off-grid mine owners keen to reduce their liquid fossil fuel exposure. Principal Florian Mayr presented these results at the IRES 2015...