SOLTRAIN
SOLTRAIN:
The Solar Thermal Training & Demonstration Initiative

SOLTRAIN Demonstration Systems

  • Psychiatric Hospital Centro de Rehabilitacao

    Av. Sebastiao Mabote 2176, Mahotas, Maputo, Mozambique

    Installed
    December, 2011
    Application
    Domestic
    Backup
    None
    Storage capacity
    1000 litres
    Number of systems
    1
    Collector type
    Flat Plate
    Collector area
    20.7 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    40°
    Collector power
    14.5 kWth
    Circulation
    Pumped
  • Rosedon House

    11 Rosedon Road, Rondebosch East, Cape Town, South Africa

    Installed
    June, 2014
    Application
    Domestic
    Storage capacity
    2700 litres
    Number of systems
    9
    Heat exchanger
    Indirect
    Collector area
    38.52 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    30°
    Collector power
    27 kWth
    Circulation
    Thermosyphon
  • Rundu Vocational Training Centre

    Rundu, Namibia

    Application
    Domestic
    Backup
    None
    Storage capacity
    500 litres
    Number of systems
    1
    Collector type
    Flat Plate
    Collector area
    6.69 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    16°
    Collector power
    4.6 kWth
    Circulation
    Pumped
  • St. Camillus Orphanage

    Mohlakeng, Mohales Hoek, Lesotho

    Installed
    August, 2014
    Application
    Domestic
    Backup
    None
    Storage capacity
    800 litres
    Number of systems
    4
    Collector type
    Flat Plate
    Heat exchanger
    Indirect
    Collector area
    9.92 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    40°
    Collector power
    6.9 kWth
    Circulation
    Thermosyphon
  • St. Ignatius College

    Chishawasha, Harare, Zimbabwe

    Installed
    May, 2014
    Application
    Domestic
    Storage capacity
    1500 litres
    Number of systems
    2
    Collector type
    Flat Plate
    Heat exchanger
    Direct
    Collector area
    23 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    20/35°
    Collector power
    16.1 kWth
    Circulation
    Thermosyphon
  • St. Joseph Hospital

    Roma, Lesotho

    Installed
    January, 2015
    Application
    Domestic
    Backup
    None
    Storage capacity
    1000 litres
    Number of systems
    1
    Collector type
    Flat Plate
    Heat exchanger
    Indirect
    Collector area
    14.1 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    20°
    Collector power
    9.8 kWth
    Circulation
    Pumped
  • Stellenbosch University - Collector testing rig

    Knowledge Centre, Corner of Banghoek and Joubert Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa

    Installed
    April, 2013
    Backup
    None
    Circulation
    Pumped
  • Stellenbosch University - Demonstration System

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    Installed
    April, 2013
    Storage capacity
    471 litres
    Tilt angle
    30°
    Circulation
    Pumped
  • University of Pretoria

    University Road, Hatfield, Pretoria, South Africa

    Installed
    May, 2013
    Application
    Training
    Backup
    Heat Pump
    Storage capacity
    500 litres
    Number of systems
    1
    Collector area
    8.4 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    35°
    Collector power
    5.88 kWth
    Circulation
    Pumped
  • Valombola Vocational Training Centre

    Mandume Ndemufayo Street, Oshakati, Namibia

    Application
    Domestic
    Backup
    None
    Storage capacity
    500 litres
    Number of systems
    1
    Collector area
    6.69 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    35°
    Collector power
    4.6 kWth
    Circulation
    Pumped
  • Wadzanai Training Centre

    90 Ridgeway North, Borrowdale, Harare, Zimbabwe

    Installed
    October, 2013
    Application
    Hospitality
    Backup
    None
    Storage capacity
    1000 litres
    Number of systems
    1
    Collector type
    Flat Plate
    Heat exchanger
    Direct
    Collector area
    15 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    10/30°
    Collector power
    10.5 kWth
    Circulation
    Thermosyphon
  • Welverdiend Retirement Village

    Corner of De Oewer & Stellenberg Road, Bellair, Cape Town, South Africa

    Installed
    November, 2013
    Application
    Domestic
    Backup
    Heat Pump
    Storage capacity
    6000 litres
    Number of systems
    1
    Collector type
    Flat Plate
    Heat exchanger
    Indirect
    Collector area
    50 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    18°
    Collector power
    36 kWth
    Circulation
    Pumped
  • Zambesi Vocational Training Centre

    Namibia

    Application
    Domestic
    Storage capacity
    500 litres
    Number of systems
    1
    Collector area
    6.69 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    15°
    Collector power
    4.6 kWth
  • Zuid Afrikaans Hospital

    255 Bourke Street, Muckleneuck, Pretoria, South Africa

    Installed
    December, 2013
    Application
    Healthcare
    Storage capacity
    3630 litres
    Number of systems
    4
    Collector type
    Flat Plate
    Collector area
    46 ㎡
    Tilt angle
    30°
    Collector power
    32 kWth
    Circulation
    Pumped