The purpose of the system is to reduce generator run time as the facilities have no grid connection and are manned 24/7 with EMS and highway maintenance personnel.

The system is using 21.8kW of solar pv, 2 - Caterpillar Diesel Generator and 4872Ah at 48V battery bank using Discover`s Advance Tubular Gel (OPZS) battery technology. The system is installed at a new highway maintenance shop and also provides primary power the EMS station and truck refueling station on the other side of the highway.

Start Date: October 01, 2015
Location: Val-d'Or, QC
Application(s): Commercial Facility
Installer(s): Hewitt Equipment Canada