Offgrid Power Solutions

Off-grid solutions

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Kingspan Wind provides reliable, efficient and affordable Off-Grid energy solutions through our small scale wind turbines, often combined as hybrid systems with Solar PV and/or diesel back-up generators. Our solutions are compatible for integration to existing Off-Grid systems that may require additional power expansion or as an alternative clean technology to replace high polluting and expensive to operate diesel gensets.

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17% of the global population is currently without electricity, that’s over 1.26billion people. For some this is a lifestyle decision, opting to live beyond the grid for electricity. For the majority this is not through choice. Approximately 87 % of the people without electricity live in rural or remote areas or locations with low population. It is these locations where the provision of national grids aren’t possible, whether due to technical challenges, high cost or a lack of local government investment.

Off Grid systems are adaptable, can be expanded easily to accommodate change in use or load demand and can provide uninterrupted power 24/7. The requirement for power demand will differ from site to site and one size does not fit all when it comes to designing an off grid system, which is why our Guide to Off Grid Systems has been created to help you understand the various options available, the key technical considerations and to demonstrate the wide range of existing Off Grid customers, system sizes and configurations already providing robust, reliable off grid power around the globe.

System Types Available

• Stand Alone
• Hybrid
• Mini-Grid
Specification KW3 KW6
Peak Power 3.2kW 6kW
Applications Telecomms, offshore oil & gas platforms, remote islands, off-grid applications, domestic and agricultural Rural Domestic, smallholdings, agricultural, commercial, telecomms, public sector, remote islands
Solutions Battery Charge, 24V / 48V / 300V Battery Charging, 48V, 120V, 300V
Architecture Downwind, 3 bladed, self-regulating Downwind, 3 bladed, self-regulating
Rotor 3.9m diameter (max. 300RPM) 5.6m diameter (max. 200RPM)
Blade Material Glass thermoplastic composite Glass thermoplastic composite
Generator Type Brushless direct drive permanent magnet Brushless direct drive permanent magnet
Tower Height 6.5m/11m Taperfit monopole - hydraulic 9m / 11m / 15m / 20m Taperfit monopole - hydraulic
Tower Specification Class 1 rated / Galvanised steel Class 1 rated / Galvanised steel
Foundation Options Pad / Root / Rock anchor Pad / Root / Rock anchor
Cut in 2.5m/s 2.5m/s
Cut out None – continuous operation None – continuous operation
Survival Speed Designed to Class 1 (70 m/s) Designed to Class 1 (70 m/s)
Warranty 5-Year part and labour 5-Year part and labour
Cold Climate Options Available on request Available on request
Colour Options White (RAL9003), Black (RAL9005) White (RAL9003), Black (RAL9005)

Useful Documents

Kingspan Wind overview brochure

Kingspan Wind Off Grid Power Solutions

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