Date: January 4, 2015
Stand Alone Solar – 2.28 kW Injune
This Stand Alone Solar Power system comprises of 12 x 190 Watt CSUN solar panels, Plasmatronics 60 Amp solar regulator, Latronics 3500 Watt continuous Off Grid solar inverter, Woods 30 Amp battery charger and 8 x 6RP830 Amp-hour Exide Enerstore deep-cycle batteries.
The control panel includes 6 x solar disconnect circuit breakers, which act as a device to measure 2 panels at a time for warranty and servicing. It also includes a change-over switch from the inverter to generator, so when the generator is running all electrical loads are supplied from the generator, hence saving on fuel costs.
This Off Grid Solar system supplies all essential power to a household including fridge, washing machine, lighting, fans, microwave, toaster, kettle, power tools including welder, drills, drop saw and grinders. It was a solution of getting reliable electricity to a site where the cost of mains connection was estimated at more than $30,000.
View photos of this Off Grid Solar system below.