NRS Approved
8kw Grid-Tied
3 Phase – Solar Power Kit

Code: SADVICE-012

Perfect for residential / small businesses that use power in the daytime

System specs:

R126,498.85

In Stock

Description

This Kit Includes:

  • 27 x Canadian Solar 295W Poly PERC KuPower GEN4
  • 1 x Huawei SUN2000 8KTL 8kW 3phase inverter
  • 1 x Complete pitched roof Solar mounting kit (to be determined)
  • 14 x MC4 Connector Twin Pack ( Kit 1 )
  • 1 x K&N Three Phase AC Switch Disconnector 25A
  • 1 x 6mm2 single-core 100m – Red

Solar Kit Specifications:

  • Annual Yield EST: 15,989.75kwh
  • Levelled cost of electricity generated per kWh over 5 years: R1.375
  • Levelled cost of electricity generated per kWh over 10 years: R0.69

Click here for the return on investment sheet

Remember, in 10 years time electricity rates would be close to R6 – R8 p/kwh

How Many Appliances Can I Run?

This varies with the size of your system, for example, with a 4kw system can run 4000 Watts worth of appliances at any one time.

Note:  You can run all these appliances at the same time for 4 hours (estimated) 

Appliance Watts (per hour)
Standard Fridge 120
Fridge Freezer 120
Personal Computer 200
46″ LCD Flat screen TV 250
Modem 12
Alarm System 15
12 LED Lights 240 (20 Watts Each)
DSTV Decoder 30
Total: 977 watts

Estimating Your Own Usage

Here is a list of other appliances with their Watts (Rating):

These are estimated, to get an accurate Watt usage refer to each appliance manual.

Appliance Watts (per hour)
Network SWitch 20
Radio 30
Electric Blanket 50
Sewing Machine 70
Electric Fan 60
Hi-Fi 150
Electric Fence 250
File Server 500
Small Flood Light 500
Standard Flood Light 1000
Laser Printer 600
Power Drill 600
Iron 2000
Hair Dryer 1800
Microwave 800
Washing Machine (hot) 2300
Washing Machine (cold) 1000
Vacuum Cleaner 1200
Swimming pool Pump 1100
Electric Frying Pan 1500
Cordless Kettle 1800
Dish Washer 2300
Tumble Dryer 2800
Oven 2000

How Long Will The Power Last?

  • Approximately 5 hours at Peak Power during the day
  • Approximately 4 hours Off-Peak Power during the evening (backup power)

Component Details:

Canadian Solar modules:

Super High-Efficiency Poly PERC Generation 4 Module (CS3K-285-290-295-300P)

With Canadian Solar’s industry-leading poly-PERC cell technology and the innovative LIC (Low Internal Current) module technology, we are now able to offer our global customers high power poly percium modules up to 300 W.

  • The KuPower poly modules with a dimension of 1675 ˣ 992 mm, close to our 60 cell modules, have the following unique features:
  • Higher power classes for equivalent module sizes
  • High module efficiency up to 18.11 %
  • LOW hot spot temperature risk
  • LOW temperature coefficient (Pmax): -0.39 % / °C
  • LOW NMOT (Nominal Module Operating Temperature): 43 ± 2 °C

Power Range: up to 300 W

Click here to view the spec sheet

Huawei SUN2000 8KTL 8kW 3-Phase Inverter

The Huawei SUN2000-8KTL 8kW 3phase inverter has a maximum efficiency up to 98.6 with an adaptable and flexible double MPPT. There is DC & AC lightning protection integrated into the unit and the natural cooling effectively improves product reliability.

System Specs:


  • MPPT for versatile adaption to different module types or quantities built up with different alignments
  • Up to 4 strings intelligent monitoring and fault detection
  • Exceptionally wide MPPT range.
  • No string fusing required
  • RS 485 and USB ports for connectivity and data management
  • Local graphic LCD and optional remote monitoring via the NetEco portal or app. Maximum efficiency 98.6%
  • European efficiency 98.3%
  • <1W consumption during the night Safe-Type 2 DC and AC surge protection devices integrated
  • Noise ≤ 29dB
  • RCD protection function

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is the installation cost?

For Cape Town and Gauteng the average cost is R 7,000 per day.

Consumables is approximately R 1,500

Breakdown of installation:

  • Labour (1/2 day project depending on conditions of electrical)
  • Placement + connection
  • Installation materials
  • Registered COC
  • 24 month workmanship guaranteed

This is an estimation of the cost and a general detail of installation, confirm the specifics with your installer.

We do have installers that we can refer depending on your location.

Do you install?

We do not install we only supply Solar products.

We can however help find you an installer, this depends on your location.

Simply ask us after you have ordered.

Can I expand the system?

You can increase the battery capacity.

If you want to add more solar panels you will are restricted by the inverter peak load.

You can modify the solar power kit and keep the same inverter in order to descrease the price.

Can I change some of the components?

Absolutely, you can customise any part of the system to suit your own specification.

Do you have a payment plan?

No we don’t provide credit, we highly recommend taking a personal or business loan from your bank in order to get the best rate.

Standard Bank Example:

Loan Amount: R 126,498.85
Loan Rate: 20.50%
Loan Term: 42 Months (3 1/2 years)
Monthly repayment: R 4,355

Loan Calculators:

Absa | Nedbank | FNB | Standard Bank | Capitec

Additional information

Weight 132 kg
Kw Size

8kw

System Type

Grid-Tied

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