Client: Mondo

Project Goals:
  • To provide comprehensive engineering services for a 1.1MW behind-meter project in VIC
  • To obtain grid connection approval from United Energy
CTP Scope:
  • Grid Connection Services
  • Detailed solar farm design, HV/LV AC design, construction support
  • Supply and commissioning of our e-Cube control and protection cubicle
  • 06/2018 – 05/2020
Project Challenges:
  • Many OHS elements required resolution due to the location of the project site being adjacent to transmission lines and a terminal substation
  • Restrictive shape of the site boundary limited available area for the solar field
  • Design has to address shading issues due to tall buildings at either side in one area of the solar field
  • HV upgrades to an existing critical supply
  • Negotiation and establishment of appropriate reverse power settings based on UE requirements and CT accuracy limits
Project Results:
  • CTP delivered a turnkey grid connection solution for Rowville Solar Farm
  • Solar plant was successfully energised in June 2020