PV Diesel Hybrid Application Isla Bastimentos, Panama

Luxury resort, isla Bastimentos

Hybrid energy supply – Panama, 2016

Located at the border of the Isla Bastimentos National Marine Park, the resort pledged early on to protect the organic land and native culture.

With the integration of a 196 kWp PV system, controlled by the SMA Fuel Saver, the emissions are reduced by approx. 50 %. The system integration was done while the resort was in full operation, causing almost no impact to the operation.

Isla Bastimentos, Panama

February 2016

Plant information
Installed PV power: 196 kWp
Annual diesel savings: Approx. 50,000 liters
EPC: SMA Sunbelt Energy GmbH
Operator: MGM Innova Energy Services

System Technology
8 SMA Sunny Tripower 20000TL-30
640 BYD 200 Wp modules
1 SMA Fuel Save Controller
3 Cummins 455 kW Diesel Generators

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