Rivonia hybrid system

Rivonia Farm Products Ltd. is an independent Zambian SME, producing around 80 different types of food products for the Zambian market under its own brand Rivonia.

Rivonia is using the hybrid system – owned by GRIPS –  within a long-term leasing contract. The GRIPS system is operated parallel to the grid and supplies renewable energy for grid independent operation of the factory. Based on the GRIPS system Rivonia is able to continue its operation regardless of load shedding and power cuts.

Solution Highlights

  • Lease Contract
  • PV Generator (Canadian Solar Modules, SMA inverters)
  • Qinous Li-Ion Battery System (ESS)
  • Island system – parallel to grid and diesel generator