Huis Horison is a residential and sheltered-employment centre in Stellenbosch specialising in the holistic care of people with a primary intellectual disability. Established in 1974, the centre is located on a smallholding on the slopes of Papegaaiberg Mountain. The centre can house and care for 102 people and provide employment to all the residents as well as 30 day-workers. The system is backed up with a 11.8 kW heat pump. More information of the care facility can be found via: www.huishorison.org.za
In one year, this installation gives a solar yield of 13.14 MWh and is responsible for the avoidance of 4543.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions.