PLANT PAR­TIC­U­LARS

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The Sishen pho­to­voltaic plant:

Has a planned ca­pac­ity of 94.3MW

Is pump­ing 74MW into the grid ev­ery day

Has 319 600 pho­to­voltaic mod­ules

Has a gen­er­a­tion ca­pac­ity of 216 gi­gawatt-hours per year, the high­est in Africa

Gen­er­ates power equiv­a­lent to the con­sump­tion of 100 000 SA house­holds

Cov­ers ap­prox­i­mately 250 hectares

Is ex­pected to get about 2 800 hours of sun a year

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