Solar Edge Domestic Grid Tied System.

Green Energy Solutions installed a domestic grid tied solar Edge System in April 2015.

This system was installed in Bedfordview, Ekurhuleni.

The size of the solar array is 4 kW peak.

The size of the grid tied Solar Edge inverter is 5 kW.

Leaving 1 kilo Watt for possible future expansion.

This following table shows the actual production and savings released by the client.

Jan-2015 Feb-2015 Mar-2015 Apr-2015 May-2015 Jun-2015 Jul-2015 Aug-2015 Sep-2015 Oct-2015 Total Averages
Municipal Electricity Used 575 kWh 506 kWh 530 kWh 458 kWh 278 kWh 916 kWh 690 kWh 387 kWh 196 kWh 0 kWh 4536 kWh 504 kWh
Municipal Electricity Used Cost R 841.23 R 742.59 R 774.89 R 663.09 R 402.49 R 1 326.18 R 1 119.65 R 635.48 R 318.04 R 318.04 R 6 823.64 R 758.18
Municipal Electricity Cost per kWh R 1.46 R 1.47 R 1.46 R 1.45 R 1.45 R 1.45 R 1.62 R 1.64 R 1.62 R 1.62 R 1.51
Solar Power Generated 132 kWh 423 kWh 349 kWh 374 kWh 483 kWh 496 kWh 637 kWh 904 kWh 376 kWh
Value of Solar Power Generated R 214.65 R 686.73 R 567.18 R 606.85 R 784.17 R 805.77 R 1 034.30 R 4 699.64 R 610.89
Total Power Consumed 575 kWh 506 kWh 530 kWh 590 kWh 701 kWh 1265 kWh 1064 kWh 870 kWh 692 kWh 637 kWh 5440 kWh
Total Value R 841.23 R 742.59 R 774.89 R 877.74 R 1 089.22 R 1 893.36 R 1 726.50 R 1 419.65 R 1 123.81 R 1 352.34 R 11 523.28

The cost of the solar system was: R86 000.00

Taking a 8% increase of electricity cost over the next 5 years into account, the system will pay for itself within 6 years!

PV ROI Return on investment Graph

PV ROI Return on investment Graph

Given a 5% annual increase per year over the next 25 years, the eventual return on investment would be almost R 1.3 million rands!
Investing in solar, is a really good investment!
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Live production data from this site can be seen here:
https://monitoringpublic.solaredge.com/solaredge-web/p/site/public?name=GES%204kW%20Morninghill#/dashboard