Huis Horison

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.

Country
South Africa
Nearest place
Stellenbosch
Installation
January, 2013
Primary service
Hot Water
System count
1

General info

Circulation
Pumped
Heat exchange
Indirect

Collectors

Collecor type
Flat plate
Collector area
18.40 m2
Collector power
12.88 kWth
Collector tilt
30°
Supplier
GREENoneTEC

Storage

Capacity
1000
Backup
Heat pump
Supplier
Austria Email
Huis Horison