The Solar Panel

The De Aar Solar Power Project consists of 167 580 Suntech STP 290/295, 24Vd 290/295 Watt solar panels, each with a capacity of 290 and 295 Watt and measuring 1 x 2m.

The inverters used are SINVERT PVS2400.

solar_panel-diagram - DFTechnical summary:

  • Solar panel: Suntech STP 290/295, 24Vd 290/295 Watt
  • PV Panel rated capacity: 290 Watt and 295 Watt
  • Number of panels: 167,580 (71,440 x 290W & 96140 x 295W)
  • Size of panel: 1 x 2m
  • Inverter: SINVERT PVS2400
  • Construction period: 16 months
  • Homes supplied (average): Approximately 20 000
Majority shareholder, Globeleq is jointly managing the construction of De Aar Solar Power and will play a key role as the management company during operations.