Solar PV Long Term Yield Assessment for Kieszon

  Country:  Netherlands Period:  2015 Work Kieszon has appointed 3E as independent party to perform a Long Term Yield Assessment on a PV system of 4 PV rooftops with a total capacity of 981 kWp located in the Netherlands. 3E uses the best available meteorological data: geographical interpolation of long term radiation data of public[…]

Long Term Yield Assessments of Solaire Direct portfolio

  Country:  France Period:  2011 – Ongoing Work Solaire Direct has trusted 3E as technical advisor to evaluate its portfolio of projects. 3E has helped them to minimize the risks on their photovoltaic systems by calculating an estimation of the long term yield on a period of 25 years. To provide such long term prediction,[…]

Manufacturing practice assessment of Chinese manufactured solar pannels

  Country:  China Work 3E has acted as an independent technical advisor for manufacters such as ET Solar; BYD; JA Solar; UE Solar; Phono Solar; Trunsun Solar; SunFlower; Hosun Power; Jiangyin Jetion; ReneSola; Solar Best and GE Solar to assist them on the benchmarking of their solar pannels by means of product assessment. 3E PV[…]

Inverter Behaviour Assessment

Country:  Belgium Period:  2011 Work 3E worked for Fronius and Sunswitch as as an independent technical advisor to assess the actual behaviour of the Fronius inverters. Tasks consisted on a site visit, measurements analysis and checking the Fronius interpretation of the inverters behaviour. 3E also performed a calculation of energy and yield losses in order[…]

Manufacturing practice assessment in Germany

  Country:  Germany Period:  2011 Work For a confidential module manufacturer, 3E acted as an independent technical advisor to perform an independent third party assessment on solr modules for technical acceptability for grid-connected PV projects. A final report from 3E containing the assessment of the technical acceptability of the modules as produced during the plant[…]

Manufacturing practice assessment for PV pannels in Europe

  Country:  France Period:  2013 Work Sillia Energie, the French solar module producer based in France trusted 3E to act as an independent technical advisor and evaluate the technical suitability of their solar panels for grid-connected PV projects in EU. Modules under this assessment were Mono-crystalline and Multi-crystalline silicon modules. The assignment consisted on an[…]

Owner’s Engineer Services for the Kathu 75MW Solar Tracking PV Facility

  Country:  South Africa Period:  2013 Work 3E worked together with Aurecon as an owner’s engineer for a 75MW Solar PV facility near Kathu in South Africa. Tasks included: – Design review – Supervision of solar PV generation facilities construction deployed on site as appropriate. – Inspections and quality control. – Tests controls on behalf[…]

Owner’s engineering services for Frontier Investment

  Country:  Kenya Period:  2015 Work 3E acted as owner’s engineer on the first phase of a 50MW ground mounted PV project in Kenya. 3E delivered technical advisory during the pre-development state consisting of a feasibility study and technical support during PPA negotiations and EPC contractor tender.

Owner’s Engineering Services for two solar (PV) plants in Romania

  Country:  Romania Period:  2013 Work 3E acted as owner’s engineer for two ground mounted PV (photovoltaic) projects in Romania, with an installed capacity of 6 and 7MW. Several tasks were performed in the framework of this owner’s engineering mission: • Preparation of EPC tender documents • Assistance during EPC bids evaluation • PV module[…]