Grid Study for integrating a 7.5 MWp PV plant in Burundi

August 18, 2016

Period:  2015


For a 7.5 MWp PV plant near Gitega in Burundi, 3E was asked to perform a grid study including the modelling of the complete national high voltage and medium voltage grid in DIgSILENT PowerFactory based on single line diagrams and information from the grid operator. The assignment covers the evaluation of different connection options through load flows, a network contingency analysis and stability analysis. Also the design of the export line is included. The state of the substation was also checked on site.