Client: Robert Bosch (Australia)

Project Goals:

Provided owner’s engineering and technical due diligence to Bosch throughout the project lifecycle. Scope included:

  • Solar PV design review including connection methodology to United Energy’s electricity network
  • Technical reporting on HV protection and BMS integration
  • Site visits
  • Tender specification and response review
  • On-site construction supervision (technical)
  • Performance review of installed system
CTP Scope:
  • Owner’s engineering services
  •  05/19 – Current
Project Challenges:
  • Protection scheme over multiple LV solar connections on a dual feed HV connected customer
  • Integration with BMS and export control
  • Limitation roof space for large installation
Project Results:
  • Received grid connection approval from United Energy
  • Protection scheme and zero export over a central controller and protection relay on the HV network were tested and commissioned

Stage 1 – 500kWp, completed and sanctioned to connect to UE’s network

Stage 2 – 500kWp, installation commencing in Oct/Nov 2020