NAREI Institute buildings in Guyana as of now powered by clean energy

Latin America,Projects,Sustainability — The meeco Group on March 20, 2018 at 16:17

We complete installation of sun2roof solar systems on 5 institute buildings

Guyana is striving towards a sustainable energy future. The government of the South American Republic, represented by the Guyana Energy Agency (GEA), has been constantly issuing clean energy tenders during the last year to reach the target of a 100% renewable energy supply in the country. As part of this program, we were awarded the tender to supply, design and install five sun2roof solar systems for the National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) together with our local joint venture oursun Guyana Inc.. The installation of the sun2roof clean energy solutions with a total solar capacity of 16 kWp, including respective sun2safe energy storage capacity has just been successfully completed. read more

meeco completes installation of sun2roof solar rooftop systems on 57 buildings in Guyana

Latin America,Projects,Sustainability — The meeco Group on February 22, 2018 at 15:00

GOVERNMENTAL BUILDINGS EQUIPPED WITH 740 KWP OF SOLAR ENERGY CAPACITY

The government of Guyana aims to establish a 100% renewable energy supply in the country. A further step towards achieving this target has now been taken as we, together with our local joint venture company oursun Guyana, have just completed the installation of sun2roof solar energy solutions on the rooftops of 57 government-owned buildings. We had been awarded the project within the framework of a public tender process by the Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) to execute this renewable energy project and has managed to implement the customised clean energy systems. read more

Great honour for clean energy enthusiast

North America,Sustainability,Tradeshows & Events — The meeco Group on December 20, 2017 at 10:24

OUR CANADIAN BUSINESS PARTNER LALITH GUNARATNE NOMINATED FOR COLLEGES ONTARIO PREMIER’S AWARDS

Since 1992, “Colleges Ontario”, the advocacy organisation for the 24 colleges of the Canadian province of Ontario, annually presents the Premier’s Awards to honour the important social and economic contribution their college graduates have made in Ontario and throughout the world. In six categories, the colleges propose nominees demonstrating an outstanding career success related to their college experience. This year, the ceremony took place on the 27th of November at the Sheraton Hotel in Toronto. Our business partner and one of the directors of our joint venture company oursun Canada Inc., Mr. Lalith Gunaratne was one of the nominees proposed by the Seneca College in the category “Technology”, especially honouring his contribution in renewable energy. read more

Remote community in Guyana to be powered by solar energy

Latin America,Projects,Sustainability — The meeco Group on October 10, 2017 at 09:46

We will install 400 kWp off-grid sun2live solution to provide Mabaruma Region with clean energy

The Government of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana aims to foster the transition towards a 100% renewable energy supply by 2025. As part of this strategy, the Hinterland Electrification Company Inc. (HECI), associated with the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, strives to improve the electricity situation of remote areas and reduce their dependence on cost-expensive and polluting diesel generators. The Mabaruma region will now benefit from this approach, since the HECI has awarded us the tender to design, supply and install a 400 kWp solar system for the community, which we will execute together with our local joint venture oursun Guyana. read more

meeco increases capacity and installs again the largest solar plant in Zimbabwe

Africa,Projects,Sustainability,Technical Solutions — The meeco Group on September 1, 2017 at 14:46

PIONEERING, ECO-FRIENDLY AND PROFITABLE: WE WILL INSTALL FOR ZIMBABWEAN COMPANY ADDITIONAL OFF-GRID/GRID-CONNECTED SOLAR SOLUTIONS

We expand our renewable energy endeavours in Zimbabwe. After equipping the facility of a Zimbabwean company with the so far largest solar energy plant in the country, we will now implement a further extension at the same clean energy installation and are about to execute a third PV facility with a capacity of 330 kWp. read more

meeco is new service partner of Fronius International

Cooperations,Europe,Sustainability — The meeco Group on July 17, 2017 at 16:51

COOPERATION WITH INTERNATIONAL MANUFACTURER STRENGHTENED

During the implementation of a renewable energy project, we especially emphasise on supporting our clients at every stage of the process with our experiences and technical know-how. Regarding the installation and maintenance of inverters, we are now able to offer an even better service, as we have just become official service partner of the renowned manufacturer of tier one inverters Fronius International GmbH. read more

PV Energy supports Housing Project in Antigua & Barbuda

Latin America,Projects,Sustainability — The meeco Group on June 6, 2017 at 15:20

CLEAN ENERGY CAPACITY BUILDING: PV ENERGY TRAINS NATIONAL HOUSING WORKERS TO EQUIP RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS WITH SOLAR POWER

Our joint venture and clean energy provider PV Energy has supported the Government of Antigua and Barbuda (GOAB) in equipping 20 residential buildings of the National Housing Project with renewable power installations. The GOAB has started the National Housing programme to provide a home for lower-income families. In order to ensure a reliable and eco-friendly energy supply, the residents will obtain their daytime electricity from photovoltaic solar modules installed on the roofs of the houses. read more

New clean energy joint venture on Fiji Islands

Asia,Cooperations,Sustainability — The meeco Group on May 31, 2017 at 10:05

WE JOIN FORCES WITH SOHAM INVESTMENTS FOR GROWTH OF RENEWABLE ENERGY ON SOUTH PACIFIC ISLANDS

Located to the north of New Zealand in the midst of the South Pacific the island state Fiji has to face the severe consequences of climate change. Rising sea levels and extreme weather conditions represent a big challenge for the country comprising of 330 small islands. Currently, the country’s energy supply is mainly based on polluting fossil fuels. The dependence on oil imports causes high costs and makes Fiji vulnerable to the fluctuations of the global oil market burdening the federal budget heavily. Aiming to actively contribute to reducing the country’s dependence on fossil fuels, we have founded the local joint venture oursun Pacific Limited together with a local investment entity. read more

meeco to install sun2live solar rooftop installation on State House in Guyana

Cooperations,Latin America,Projects,Sustainability — The meeco Group on May 8, 2017 at 13:49

WE WON TENDER FOR RENEWABLE POWER INSTALLATION IN SOUTH AMERICAN REPUBLIC

We have been awarded the prestigious tender for the supply and installation of a solar PV system at the State House in Georgetown by the Guyana Energy Agency. The Ministry of the Presidency will be equipped with a state of the art 43 kWp solar rooftop system which will be synchronised with the grid. Our joint venture company oursun Guyana will take the lead in executing the project. read more

meeco balloon team has floated above the wintry Alps

Branding,Sustainability,Technical Solutions,Tradeshows & Events — The meeco Group on February 8, 2017 at 12:46

Journey draws public attention to solar energy

A beautiful view over the snow-covered mountains of the Alps represented the reward for our meeco balloon team, which has been exposed to temperatures of 20 degrees below zero. From January 14th until 21st the team participated in the “Ballonfestival Tannheimer Tal” in Austria near the country boarder to Switzerland. Braving the cold temperatures the team flew with its SunCarrier-branded hot-air balloon at an altitude of 3,200 metres above sea level. read more