Solar-diesel hybrid Power Plants

Solar-diesel hybrid

Solar-diesel hybrid key benefits

  • Up to 20 % reduction in electricity cost

  • Reliable power, 24/7

  • A single turnkey contract for solar and diesel

Our solar-diesel hybrid package is designed to benefit any industry with a power need in a location with limited or no access to permanent power. Sectors include: Mining, cement, manufacturing, remote communities and military

"We have the experience and know-how, so adding renewable technology was a natural step and helps us bring addition benefits to our off-grid customers."

More flexibility, reliability and revenue - our hybrid solutions let you efficiently combine renewables with thermal generation and battery storage.

 

Generators running on diesel, heavy fuel oil or gas have been providing reliable power for years. Especially in remote areas, they were often the only choice to ensure safe and stable electricity supply to communities and businesses.

With the rise of renewables this has changed. Once solar or wind plants are installed, generation costs for power are almost zero – as are emissions! But unlike thermal generation, wind and photovoltaic (PV) are variable power sources. Therefore, the growth of renewables may lead to increased grid instability and operational uncertainty, especially on isolated networks.

Battery storage is the third pillar of our offering and key for a stable and reliable power supply. It strengthens your grid by buffering the impact of fluctuating power demand and supply. At the same time, you increase your generators’ lifespan and decrease associated operations and maintenance (O&M) costs by running them less and more efficiently.

Scalable power. Wherever, Whenever.

To maximise the efficiency of your systems, we have created an energy package that smartly combines solar, diesel and battery storage – all seamlessly integrated and efficiently managed by our sophisticated software. You benefit from reliable power around the clock, come rain or shine, saving money and helping you do your part for the environment.

Our hybrid package is available for rent, with no costly up-front investment, so you retain capital for your business operations. And it delivers the same flexibility we are known for: scalable power, whenever and wherever you need it!

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Reliable now – reliable in the future

You can count on our expert support when your business needs it – no matter how remote or challenging your location. From making sure you’ve got peace of mind with detailed planning to remote monitoring – you can be sure our equipment will always work just the way it should.

We like to think of ourselves as being on your team, partners, helping and supporting you, from initial discussion to the moment we leave your site after a successful project.

A broad range of industries has collaborated with us over the past 50+ years – helping us to evolve, learn and grow along the way. These experiences mean we are now able to bring optimal, cost-effective and reliable options to customers, however unique, urgent or extreme the job.

Based on this in-depth insights to our client’s needs we have built the largest, best-in-class fleet in the world. Get in touch with us to explore what we can do for your business!

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Aggreko signs 10-year solar-diesel power deal in Eritrea

Aggreko will supply 22 MW of diesel and 7.5 MW of solar-generated power

Client: Nevsun, Eritrea

Solar-diesel hybrid press release

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Looking to the future

With the world facing an estimated power gap of 100 GW by the end of this decade, quick, scalable power is set to be even more crucial to industry, communities and entire economies. That’s why we’re continually innovating to meet the future with confidence – supplying power on demand, anywhere in the world, while respecting the environment.

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