Posts by Out Of The Box Energy

The MAVERICK approach to mobile solar requirements in Africa

In support of the editorial on Containerized and Mobile Solar Solutions in the September/October 2017 Edition of African Mining Brief, Rob Jardine interviewed Chris McGrath, the Co-founder, and CEO of 5B, a renewable technology company leading the market in the development of there Maverick Solar Array. Maverick is a portable, prefabricated, modular solar array that…

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Supplying mobile solar power to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

PWRstation mobile Genesis Class-C solar generators supply electricity to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) camp office located in Shimelba, Ethiopia. Out of the Box Energy Solutions are the first Original Equipment Manufacturers in Africa to integrate PWRstation retractable solar racking technology into mobile solar solutions. Out of the Box Energy Solutions develops…

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Out of the Box Energy Solutions are the first Original Equipment Manufacturers in Africa to integrate PWRstation retractable solar racking technology into mobile solar solutions.

Press Release Out of the Box Energy Solutions are the first Original Equipment Manufacturers in Africa to integrate PWRstation retractable solar racking technology into mobile solar solutions. Durban, South Africa, July 31, 2017 — South African-based Out of the Box Energy Solutions, specialising in the development of distributed renewable energy technologies is Africa’s first Original…

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28% Tax incentive….. Does your business qualify?

National Treasury revisited Section 12B of the Income Tax Act No. 58 of 1962, and the latest amendments came into effect on the 01 January 2016 as part of its initiatives to encourage investment in cleaner energy forms, to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and to broaden our energy sources. The amendment the accelerated depreciation of renewable assets…

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Quantitative modeling to design a best value Micro-Grid

It seems like everyone’s talking about microgrids, and the correct energy mix for their off-grid power needs. What really is the best energy mix for your project, and how can people say so with confidence?  At Out of the Box Energy Solutions, we use HOMER (Hybrid Optimization of Multiple Energy Resources) software. At its core,…

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