Project Overview

  • Project Type: Solar PV PPA
  • Location: Midrand
  • Completion: 2023
  • Category: Commercial
Next Renewable Generation is proud to have successfully installed over 11,000 photovoltaic panels at Vodacom's Midrand campus in Gauteng

Next Renewable Generation Successfully Installs Groundbreaking Solar Power System for Vodacom

Next Renewable Generation is proud to announce the successful installation of a cutting-edge solar power system at Vodacom’s Midrand campus. This significant project, detailed in an article by Tracy Hancock, a Contributing Editor for Creamer Media, positions Vodacom as a pioneer in sustainable energy solutions.

The project, which is set to make Vodacom’s Midrand campus the largest on-site solar power generation system within the Vodafone group, is on track to deliver outstanding results ahead of schedule.

Key Highlights of the Project:

  • Over 11,000 photovoltaic (PV) panels have been installed at the Midrand campus, located in Gauteng, South Africa.
  • The system will convert this commercial office park into a grid-based solar PV plant, capable of generating 10.5 GWh per year.
  • Despite initial projections of an 18-month timeline due to the complexities of the installations, the project is progressing remarkably, with an expected completion within 12 months.

Shobana Singh, Vodacom’s Group Executive for Property and Facilities, lauds the seamless project management despite numerous constraints. This achievement is a testament to the collaborative efforts of all involved parties, showcasing the commitment to sustainable practices and innovation.

Read the full article and watch the video here.

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