Acting for the energy transition


Sector: Self-consumption / Location: Madagascar (Tsaramandroso)

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The SMTP group, one of the largest in the Indian Ocean, has 19 companies in Madagascar and Mauritius. Their sectors of activity are: Distribution, commerce, agriculture, agricultural alimentation, real estate, construction, energy and automobiles.

The project involves the installation of a photovoltaic system on the roof. It will enable BAOBAB CITY SMTP Group to:

• Achieve a strong energy saving of around 32% (excluding Gasoil).
• Become autonomous in energy





Location: Tsaramandroso, Majunga
Reason: Energy independence
Objective: Energy saving
Area of the facility: 2,480 m²
Power: 539 kWp

Economic data of the project

Guaranteed yield: 1 850 000 KWh / KWc / year

Annual production: 1,000,000 KWh

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Execution planning

Project Manager: Madagascar CAPSUD Group
Provisional start of works: February / March 2018
Commissioned (Consuel deadline): April 2018

Surface & location of power plants

A total area of 2480 m² of photovoltaic material, representing:


– 460 tones of CO2 avoided per year
– The annual energy consumption of 1,111 inhabitants

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