The renewable energy industry has certainly taken off in South Africa and is certainly becoming an established part of the ESI. Digsilent Buyisa is proud to be involved with this industry from the very beginning with assistance in the grid code development. Drawing on the knowledge and expertise of our international colleagues, where the renewable energy industries are well established (Germany, Spain, Italy), Digsilent Buyisa has certainly become leader in the area of renewable plant analysis and grid code compliance.
Our consulting services has steadily expanded to also offer our clients the following services:
- Plant model creation including controller modelling (PV, wind turbines)
- Grid code compliance;
- Grid code studies (incl LVRT, HVRT, Q capability etc)
- Preparation and assistance with RETEC testing
- Exemption applications to Grid Code Advisory Committee
- RETEC documentation preparation and submission
- Creation, verification and packaging of reduced plant models as per RETEC requirements.
- Capacity credit studies
- Plant design verification and optimisation
- Harmonic measurement and filter design