Expected annual production.
Man-hours used to construct the plant.
Family homes powered!
Government backed Power
Purchase Agreement with Eskom.
The Plant has produced approximated 181, 000 MWh for the first year of operation. This is approximately 3% higher than the financial model P50 forecast and 11% higher than the P90 forecast.
Clean, zero % emission solar energy in South Africa. Helping South Africa meet its renewable energy targets.
Operating expenses during Jasper’s 20 year operating life, will be in excess of ZAR 2 billion on operations and maintenance costs.
Long-term Enterprise Development and Socio-Economic Development investments.
The Jasper Power Project was awarded Preferred Bidder in the Department of Energy's Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP) in the second round of bidding, and developed by SolarReserve, a U.S. developer of utility-scale solar power projects. The Power Project was issued on 17 June 2013. Following an 18-month construction period, the plant started exporting early operating power almost two months ahead of schedule, achieving commercial operation on 17 December 2014.
96MW-DC installed capacity; 75MW-AC export capacity.
Postmasburg, Northern Cape Province.
In land area and 3km in length
from North to South.
Solar Panel Modules installed.
Local permanent operational jobs have been created by Jasper Power Project.
Less than 3% of ZAR 75 million contingency was used during the construction of the plant.
KEY PROJECT BENEFITS
Preferential Procurement: 60% of the local content is with B-BBEE providers.
While 45% of value spent is local content.
+27 (0)11 582 6880
JASPER POWER COMPANY (RF) Pty Ltd
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Riverside Junction, 1st Floor
Building No.:1, 63 St James Crescent
Bryanston, Gauteng, South Africa
Tel: +27 (0)11 582 6880
Fax: +27 (0)11 784 7549
Jasper Solar Farm, Postmasburg,
Northern Cape, South Africa
(14,5km outside Postmasburg via R385)