Introducing The HIVE™ Microgrid

Now Available

Portable Power Generation

- Fully portable backup power storage / generation

- Provide backup for critical power requirements

- Enclosed components for ease of transport and depolyment

- Sustainable intelligent hybrid power system that stores energy

- Unique hybrid power solutions to manage the load profile of   unconventional sites

Innovative Design

- Solutions for both emergency and non-emergency situations

- Access cloud monitoring of your network and receive proactive   alerts to ensure connectivity and system readiness 

- Facilitates cost savings and critical backup for businesses

- Enhance operability and improve power quality

- A cost-effective and immediate answer to adding capacity

Mutiple Applications

- Diesel Generator replacement or supplement
- Demand charge reduction
- Remote Telecom Towers
- Remote Oil Wells
- Mining operations

- Man/Labor Camps
- Plantations
- Military installations & Forward Operating Bases (FOB’s)
- Manufacturing facilities
- Hospitals, Hotels & Schools
- Entertainment events

- Subdivision development


DC Power Management Equipment:

- Inverter/Charger

- Charge Controllers 

- PV Disconnects

- Power Distribution Panel

- Battery Monitor

Battery Bank:

- Expandable Battery bank 

- Custom racking for safe transportation

AC Power Management Equipment:

- System Control Panel

- Combox

- Generator Disconnect (minus point of connection)

- AC Load Panel

- 230V / 120V Outlets  

HIVE™ Demonstration Unit - Current Configuration

HIVE™ Demonstration Unit - Current Configuration

The HIVE™ components listed below are contained within a 10-foot shipping container as shown in the specifications and photos shown above. The optional solar racking system can be expanded and collapsed out of one end of the container.

XW+ Conext Inverter/Charger – XW+ 6848 Data Sheet Summary: (QTY 1)

Inverter AC output (standalone)

Output power (continuous) at 25° C: 6800 W 

Overload 30 min/60 sec at 25° C: 8500 W / 12000 W 

Output power (continuous) at 40° C: 6000 W 

Maximum output current 60 seconds (rms): 102 A (120 V); 52 A (240 V) 

Output frequency (selectable): 50 / 60 Hz


Charger DC output

Maximum output charge current: 140 A 

Output charge voltage range: 40 – 64 V (48 V nominal)

Power factor corrected charging: 0.98

Battery bank range (scaled to PV array size): 440 – 10000 Ah


AC input

AC 1 (grid) input current (selectable limit): 3 – 60 A (60 A default) 

AC 2 (generator) input current (selectable limit): 3 – 60 A (60 A default)

Automatic transfer relay rating / typical transfer time: 60 A / 8ms

AC input voltage limits (bypass charge mode): L-N: 78 – 140 V (120 V nominal) 

                                                                                        L-L: 160 – 270 V (240 V nominal)


Efficiency

Peak: 95.7%

CEC weighted efficiency: 92.5%

Conext MPPT 80 600 Charge Controller – MPPT 80 600 : (QTY 2)

Electrical specifications

Nominal battery voltage: 48 V

PV array operating voltage: 195 to 550 V 

Max. PV array open circuit voltage: 600 V including temperature correction factor 

Battery voltage operating range: 16 to 67 VDC

Array short-circuit current: 35 A (28 A @ STC)

Max. charge current: 80 A

Max. output power: 48 V (nominal 48 V)


Efficiency

Max power conversion efficiency: 96%

Suniva Optimus – Opt 60 Cell PV Module – OPT275-60-4-1BO (QTY 21)

Electrical Data (Nominal) Per Module

Power Classification (Pmax): 275 W

Module Efficiency: 16.95%

Voltage at Max. Power Point (Vmp): 31.50 V

Current at Max. Power Point (Imp): 8.74 A

Open Circuit Voltage (Voc): 38.60 V

Short Circuit Current (Isc): 9.28 A


Electrical Data (Nominal) Array = 

Power Classification (Pmax): 21 Modules x 275 W = 5,775 W 

Module Efficiency: 16.95%

Voltage at Max. Power Point (Vmp): Series 1: 10 Modules x 31.50 V = 315 V

                                                                    Series 2: 11 Modules x 31.50 V = 347 V

Discover – Dry Cell Traction Series Battery (AGM) – EV305A-A (QTY 8)

Electrical Specifications Per Battery Block

Voltage: 6 V

80% DoD Voltage Cutoff: 5.7 V

Internal Resistance: 1.35mΩ

Self-Discharge: Less than 3% per month (20°C/68°F)

Charge Temperature: Min: -10°C (14°F) / Max 50°C (122°F)

Discharge Temperature: Min: -40°C (-40°F) / Max 50°C (122°F)

Electrical Data (Nominal) Per Module

Voltage: Series: 8 Batteries x 6 V = 48 V

80% DoD Voltage Cutoff: 45.6 V

Assume C/20 Rating: 330 AH

Electrical Specifications

Amp   Hours (AH)

 

100 HR (C/100) - 366

20 HR (C/20) - 330

10 HR (C/10) - 305

5 HR (C/5) - 285 

3 HR (C/3) - 255

1 HR (1C) - 210 


Minutes   of Discharge

@25A - 770

@56A - 315

@75A - 220 

@85A - 190

@100A - 160


Ordering Information

HIVE™  TECHINICAL SPECIFICATION SHEET

HIVE Demo Unit (pdf)

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