Wolwekranz Hot Water System

Project Overview

Type: Heat Pump Solar Thermal Hybrid System
Client: South32 / BHP Billiton
Location: Mpumalanga
System Size: 100kW Heat Pump and 54 x 2m² Flat Plate type solar thermal panels
Estimated Annual Production: 500MWh per annum
Status: Operational

Project Description

A 100kW Genergy Heat Pump Solution to supply a 10 000 litre hot water storage vessel. The hot water is used for ablution purposes and for underfloor heating in the change house. This system saves approximately 500MWh per annum per change house. There are currently four change houses at the site.