Continuous Power in Johannesburg

On the back of our successful biogas CHP (combined heat and power) solution at Distell in Springs, SustainPower were asked to model a natural gas CHP for a commercial client in the suburbs of Johannesburg. The city is blessed with extensive natural gas pipeline infrastructure, thanks to highly reputable gas suppliers like Egoli Gas. SustainPower…

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Provision of 12 MW Biogas Combined Heat and Power Plant in Kenya

Water hyacinth (Eichhornia Crassipes), an invasive aquatic weed, has taken over many freshwater bodies in Kenya, including Lake Victoria. Its first appearance was recorded in 1987 and has since been slowly overgrowing the water surface, permanently impacting the lake’s biodiversity.  This project is for a biogas power generation plant on Lake Victoria, in Kenya. Thika…

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Provision of a 406 kW Combined heat and power solution at a Soap Manufacturing plant (South Africa)

A well-known South African detergent manufacturer with international standards of excellence. With a tower capacity of 8 000 tons per month, and state-of-the-art packaging facilities, this industry leader in environmentally sustainable operations and continuously strives to improve the highest level of environmental values. To this end, the company contracted Solar Africa Energy to install and…

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Provision of 155 kW Combined heat and power solution at a Tannery (South Africa)

A world class South African Tannery wished to reduce their carbon footprint, cover their energy requirements with a reliable power supply, heat water used in their treatment process and to utilize the organic waste that is produced during their manufacturing process.  OBJECTIVES:  The Solution objectives were to provide a Maximum reduction of carbon footprint and…

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