Connectivity contract across renewable energy plants, South Africa
An Italy- based renewable energy company, TerniEnergia has signed a multi- year contract with satcoms service provider, Avanti Communications. The deal includes operational support and remote reporting capabilities. The satellite service is to be provided via VPN ( virtual private network) ensuring that IP traffic remains secure and encrypted from end to end. Part of Italeaf Group, TerniEnergia is the first Italian smart energy company operating in renewable energy and energy efficiency. The company will use Avanti’s Ka- band satellite technology to provide high- speed broadband connectivity to facilitate the data exchange between its photovoltaic renewable energy plants located in Paleisheuwel and Tom Burke in South Africa, which are under construction for a primary utility.