South Africa’s first Tesla-approved installers getting trained

Installers aiming to be accredited by Tesla to install Powerwall battery systems in South Africa will soon begin their training.

By - February 18, 2016 Share on LinkedIn
Tesla powerwall

Tesla will soon train a number of South Africans to install the Powerwall, after which deliveries of its home battery system will begin locally.

SolarEdge, which provides an inverter system made specifically for the Powerwall, will train installers at the same time.

That’s the word from Rubicon, an authorised Tesla Energy distributor in South Africa.

The first training session will be held in Cape Town during the last week of February, with Johannesburg-based installers receiving training in the first week of March.

Four Tesla/SolarEdge solutions have been approved for sale in South Africa. All prices exclude VAT and installation:

  1. Tesla Powerwall and 5kW SolarEdge inverter (part no. RUB-TES) — R116,000.
  2. Tesla Powerwall, 5kW SolarEdge inverter, and 3kWp solar panels (part no. RUB-TES3) — R169,000.
  3. Tesla Powerwall, 5kW SolarEdge inverter, and 5kWp solar panels (part no. RUB-TES5) —  R210,000.
  4. Two Tesla Powerwalls, 5kW SolarEdge inverter, and 5kWp solar panels (part no. RUB-TES5.2) — R272,000.

Tesla Powerwall in SA — how much it costs and when you can buy it

Tesla Motors coming to South Africa: report

Tesla to launch Powerwall 2

Tesla Gigafactory for Cape Town in the works – report

Share your thoughts

Join the conversation

Connect with Us

androidappletwitterfacebookgoogleplusfeednewsletter

Poll

Do you use WhatsApp?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

More News

BCX CEO Isaac Mophatlane interviewed

Isaac Mophatlane

“In my wildest dreams I could never have imagined 20 years ago that I would one day be a CEO of a company that employs 7000 people”

#CEOSleepOut2016 is making a real difference

CEO Sleepout

The controversial CEO Sleepout will take place again next year, possibly on Robben Island, in spite of criticism of the fund-raising event.

You say we aren’t living in a computer simulation – prove it

Matrix

Could you prove to someone that you aren’t actually a brain in a vat?

Netflix blocking VPNs – subscriber growth slows and share price tumbles

OpenMedia Netflix VPN billboard

There have been a number of suggestions to explain the slowdown in Netflix’s subscriber growth that resulted in its share price falling by 14.5%.

Free MyBroadband Newsletter
×