References – international development projects

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Eco-dynamic electrification in northern and central Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso; 2014-ongoing

Features: PV electrification of 7 ONEA’s water pumping stations as well as the ONEA headquarters in Ouagadougou with a total of 2.3 MW
Location: Burkina Faso
Owner: Ministère des Carrières et de l’Énergie – SONABEL – FDE – Administrations provinciales, départementales et communales
Founding and coordination: : EU-ONEA-SINCO- AZIMUT 360
Azimut 360:  Engineering, project management and construction tender

7 micro-grid stand-alone hybrid systems in Zanzan, self-managed for rural communities

Zanzan – Ivory Coast; 2012-2017

microxarxes autònomes Zanzan

Features: 7 stand-alone hybrid microgrids (210 kWp)
Location: Zanzan region (Ivory Coast)
Owner: Délégation Fondation Akwaba
Funding: EuropeAid (Energy Facility) and others
Azimut 360: Engineering, project management and support to the general coordination tasks

Vocational training for promoting Renewable Energy Services for Social Development in Sierra Leone (PRESSD-SL) 

Freetown – Sierra Leone; 2017-2018

OXFAM Sierra Leone

 

Features:  training in photovoltaic solar energy, solar thermal energy and solar pumping at the Renewable Energy Center at the GovernmentTechnical Institute in Freetown
Location: Freetown (Sierra Leone)
Owner: youth technicians
Funding: Oxfam Ibis (EU)
Azimut 360: Coordination, preparation and execution of the training

Improvement of participatory processes and optimization of the self-management structures of 7 solar micro-grids in Zanzan, Ivory Coast

Zanzan – Ivory Coast; 2012-2017

Micro-grid Ivory Coast International cooperation Diputació de Barcelona Azimut

Features: Strengthening and training of the technical and economic self-management strucutres of the hybrid solar micro-grids
Location: Zanzan region (Ivory Coast)
Owner: Population of the 7 rural comunities
Funding: Diputació de Barcelona
Azimut 360: Coordination

Project and installation of pumping, accumulation, distribution and water purification systems based on renewable energy for the improvement of the quality life of 7 rural communities in the province of Zanzan, Ivory Coast 

Zanzan – Ivory Coast; 2016-2017

Water women solar Zanzan Ivory Coast International cooperation Probitas Azimut

Features:  7 photovoltaic systems for pumping, accumulation, distribution and purification of water throught photovoltaic energy
Location: Province of Zanzan (Ivory Coast)
Owner: 7 rural communities of Zanzan
Funding: Fundación Probitas
Azimut 360: Coordination and design

Promotion of youth entrepreneurship socially and environmentally sustainable from technical training for the construction and administration of 3 solar kits in the Père Michel Center of Bamako, Mali

Bamako – Mali; 2016-2017

Fotovoltaica Mali Cooperació internacional AMB - Azimut 360

Features: Conception, construction and training of 3 solar kits for different purposes
Location: Bamako (Mali)
Owner: Cèntre Père Michel (Mali)
Funding: Àrea Metropolitana de Barcelona (AMB)
Azimut 360: Project general coordination and Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency training.

 

Energy feasibility study in 11 bateyes in the provinces of Bahoruco and Independencia, in Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic; 2016-2017

Electrificació solar Bayetes República Dominicana Cooperació internacional Anesvad Azimut

Features: Technical and socio-economic feasibility study for the electrification of the bateye’s basic services throught photovoltaic solar systems.
Location: Dominican Republic
Owner: Population of 11 bateye’s
Funding: Fundación Anesvad
Azimut 360: Coordination and execution

Solar trailer for medical purposes installation at Niu’ui Hospital in Ha’apai, Tonga

Ha’apai – Tonga; 2016-2017

Medicine Solar Tonga International cooperation Azimut

Location: Ha’apai (Tonga)
Owner: Tonga Ministry of Health
Funding: Curekids and University of Auckland
Azimut 360: Coordination and execution

 

Solar system for medical purposes installation at Nausori Hospital in Suva, Fiji 

Nausori – Fiji; 2015-2016

Medicina Solar Fiji Cooperació internacional Azimut

 

Features: Nausori (Fiji)
Owner: Fiji Ministry of Health
Funding: Curekids and University of Auckland
Azimut 360: Coordination and execution

 

Extension of the project Promotion of the renewable energy and energy efficiency sector as well as the eco-entrepreneurship in the Tangier-Tetouan region of Morocco

Tangier – Morocco; 2014-2016

Features: Development of three electrification projects draft and consolidation of Greenergy Coop, the first Moroccan cooperative specialized in renewable energies
Location: Tangier (Morocco)
Owner: ADEREE and Greenergy Coop
Founding and coordination: Diputació de Barcelona
Azimut 360: General coordination of the project, training on RE and development of electrification project’s draft

Photovoltaic electrification project in the laboratory of Primary Health Centre Valentín de Pablo in Bamako (Mali)

Bamako – Mali; 2016

Bamako formació fotovoltaica azimut 360

Features: Features: 8,0kWp Stand-alone PV system / Training on maintenance and PV sizing of the teachers and students
Location: Bamako (Mali)
Owner: Centre de Santé Primaire Valentín de Pablo
Founding and coordination: PROBITAS Fundación Privada
Azimut 360: General coordination of the project, purchasing management, engineering, project management, execution and training

Support for the creation of a university degree in renewable energies and strengthening of the public politics in the field of renewable energies and cooperative economy in the Tanger-Tetuan region (Morocco)

Tangier-Tetouan – Morocco; 2015-2016

Tanger formació fotovoltaica azimut 360

Features: Features: 2.3 kWc PV stand-alone / Training in the field of renewable energies, energetic efficiency, cooperative economy and tutoring
Location: Tangier (Morocco)
Owner: Faculté des Sciences et Techniques (FST)
Founding and coordination: Diputació de Barcelona and FST
Azimut 360: General coordination of the project, training in renewable energy, photovoltaic maintenance and energy efficiency. Project, execution management and execution of the installation

Promoting sustainable development in the region Tangier-Tetouan through the transfer of technical skills in the field of green entrepreneurship in the Urban Commune of Chefchaouen (Morocco)

Chefchaouen – Morocco; 2015-2016

Features: 5 kWp Grid-connected PV system for own consumption /Training in RE, EE, green entrepreneurship and business management to promote the creation of sustainable jobs
Location: Chefchaouen (Morocco)
Owner:  Uta El Hammam association and institutional technicians
Founding and coordination: Ajuntament de Barcelona
Azimut 360: General coordination of the project, training on RE and EE, purchasing management, engineering, project management and execution

Contribution to the strategy of the Social and solidarity economy (ESS) of the Regional Council of Tanger-Tetouan

Tangier-Tetouan – Morocco; 2015-2016

Tanger formació fotovoltaica azimut 360

Features: Training of 35 technicians in the field of co-operative economy, renewable energies and energy efficiency. Creation of a renewable energy cooperative
Location: Tangier (Morocco)
Owner: ANAHDA
Founding and coordination: Agència Catalana de Cooperació al Desenvolupament (ACCD)
Azimut 360: General coordination of the project, training in renewable energy, photovoltaic maintenance and energy efficiency

Promotion of the renewable energy and energy efficiency sector as well as the eco-entrepreneurship in the Tangier-Tetouan region of Morocco

Tangier – Morroco; 2013-2015

Features: 5 kWp Grid-connected PV system  / Training in RE, EE, green entrepreneurship and business management
Location: Tangier (Morroco)
Owner: Chambre de Commerce, Industrie et Services de Tanger, Délégation du Ministère de l’Énergie et des Mines de Tanger, Ajuntament de Sabadell, Gremi d’Instal·ladors de Sabadell
Founding and coordination: Diputació de Barcelona
Azimut 360: General coordination of the project, training on RE and EE, purchasing management, engineering, project management and execution

Installation of a hybrid photovoltaic system to improve the health services in the Primary Health Centre of Gonfreville (Bouake – Ivory Coast)

Bouaké – Ivory Coast; 2013-2014

Features: 6,075 kWp PV stand-alone installation assisted by an electric generator / Training on PV sizing, PV installation maintenance and energy efficiency
Location: Bouaké (Ivory Coast)
Owner: Centre de Santé Primaire de Gonfreville
Founding and coordination: PROBITAS Fundació Privada
Azimut 360:  General coordination of the project, purchasing management, engineering, project management, execution and training

Stand-alone portable kits for international cooperation projects

Dominican Republic, 2013

kit portàtil autònom Azimut360

Features: Stand-alone pre-mounted photovoltaic system
Location: Dominican Republic
Owner: Local NGOs
Financing and Coordination: (check each project)
Azimut 360: Design, implementation and delivery

Stand-alone hybrid system in The Gambia

Fandema Center de Tujereng – The Gambia; 2012

sistema híbrid autònom Gambia

Features: 6.900 Wp stand-alone hybrid microgrid (3.000Ah – 48V)
Location: Tujereng (The Gambia)
Owner: Mbolo Association
Funding and Coordination: GEF-UNIDO and others
Azimut 360: Engineering, purchasing management, project management, execution and maintenance oversight

Stand-alone electrification system of the SJGCH in Lunsar

Lunsar – Sierra Leone; 2011

instal•lacio de plaques a Lunsa - Serra Lleona

Features: Stand-alone hybrid (solar/fuel) electric generation system 11.400 Wp (9.600Ah – 48V)
Location: Mabesseneh – Lunsar (Sierra Leone)
Owner: Catholic Hospital Saint John of God of Mabesseneh
Funding: Probitas Foundation, Social Work of Caixa Penedès
Azimut 360: Engineering, purchasing management, project management, execution and maintenance oversight

22 MWp photovoltaic grid-connected plant project at Zagtouli (Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso)

Zagtouli – Burkina Faso; 2011

Project led by Trama Tecnoambiental, S.L.

burkina faso azimut 360

Features: European Project for a 22 MWp photovoltaic grid-connected plant
Location: Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)
Owner: Sonabel (electricity company from Burkina Faso)
Funding: Unió Europea
Coordination: EU Delegation in Burkina Faso
Tasks performed by Azimut 360 members: Participation in the consortium for the preparation of preliminary and technical specifications for the tender execution.

Training course on stand-alone solar photovoltaic energy systems for local installers in the field of co-operation

Barcelona – Catalonia; 2009

formació fotovoltaica azimut 360

Features: Theoretical and practical course on stand-alone systems for solar photovoltaic installers in developing countries.
Location: Barcelona
Funding and coordination: Akwaba Foundation-Hospitalet de Llobregat, World Sustainable Energy Association and Azimut 360
Azimut 360: Design and teaching of the theoretical and practical courses

Stand-alone photovoltaic installation at the school for adults at Kafountine

Kafountine – Senegal; 2008

Senegal fotovoltaica autònoma azimut 360Features: 320 Wp Stand-alone photovoltaic system (200Ah – 12V)
Location: Kafountine (Senegal)
Owner: ONG Catalunya Casamance
Funding and coordination: ONG Catalunya Casamance
Azimut 360: Engineering, purchasing management and execution

Catalonia Hospital stand-alone electrification system – Bouaké, Ivory Coast

Bouake – Ivory Coast; 2007

Installation performed by the Association M.E.S.

hospital Bouaké Costa Ivori fotovoltaica azimut 360
Features: 8 kWp stand-alone photovoltaic solar energy system (2.600Ah – 48V)
Location: Neighborhood of Attienko in Bouaké (Ivory Coast)
Owner: Délégation Fondation Akwaba – Côte d’Ivoire
Funding: Agència d’Emigració i Cooperació Internacional del Govern de les Illes Balears
Tasks performed by Azimut 360 members: Engineering, purchasing management and execution

Stand-alone PV electrification system for the Akane Community – Morocco

Akane – Morocco; 2006

Installation performed by the IPADE Foundation

Akane Marroc fotovoltaica azimut 360Features: Stand-alone microgrid for solar PV/Diesel hybrid generation (5.760 Wp)
Location: Akane(Morocco)
Owner: Akane Community
Funding: Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional para el desarrollo (AECID)
Tasks performed by Azimut 360 members: Project, technical direction and purchasing management

Rural Electrification of 7 villages at Chefchaouen – Morocco

Chefchaouen – Morocco; 2006

Installation performed by the IPADE Foundation

Chefchaouen fotovoltaica azimut 360Features: 100 Wp Stand-alone PV Systems (150Ah – 12V). Total power: 7.5 kWp
Location: Villages in the province of Chefchaouen (north Morocco)
Owner: Different villages communities
Funding and coordination: Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo (AECID)
Tasks performed by Azimut 360 members: Engineering, purchasing management, technical management and coordination

Rural edification with PV hybrid microgrid systems in Afghanistan

Janshagal, Shemul , Waigal – Afghanistan; 2004

Installation performed by Associació M.E.S. and the Revolutionary Afghan Women Association

microxarxes fotovoltaica Afganistan azimut 360Features: One stand-alone photovoltaic microgrid (3.2 kWp/900Ah-24V) and two stand-alone hydroelectric generation systems (10kW)
Location: Janshagal, Shemul y Waigal (Afghanistan)
Owner: Different villages communities
Funding and Coordination: Agencia Vasca de Cooperación al Desarrollo, SERSO Euskalherría
Tasks performed by Azimut 360 members: Engineering, purchasing management, project management, and execution