How does a Solar PPA work?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 How

WATTZ provides a solar consultation that includes a site survey & financial analysis. You sign a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with WATTZ. WATTZ designs, installs[...]

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Are there any permits or approvals that I must obtain from other government bodies to complete the application process?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 More

You will need a Building Permit from Dubai Municipality for the civil or structural part of the installation, & a Completion Certificate after the Municipality has[...]

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Who bears the cost of the new meter?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 Who

The bi-directional smart meter measuring the electricity exported to & imported from DEWA electricity grid will be installed by DEWA without any additional cost to[...]

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What happens to my current electricity meter if I install a PV system?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 What

If you have an old electro mechanic meter it will be replaced by a bi-directional smart meter measuring not only the electricity that you will[...]

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Are there any additional costs other than equipment, installation & maintenance fees?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 More

A one-off connection fee will be charged by DEWA as part of the connection process. This will typically represent a small share of the overall[...]

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Is there any limit to the size of the PV system that I can install?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 More

As per the Connection Conditions (Publications & Resources) the capacity installed cannot exceed the maximum load allowed at your premises.

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What is the connection procedure?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 What

The connection procedure consists of 4 different stages: The No Objection Certificate (NOC) stage The Design Approval stage The Inspection & Connection stage The Generation[...]

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How long will it take to assemble the system?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 How

Provided all authorizations required have been obtained, PV installations can be done quickly. A small 10 or 20 kW system can be installed within a[...]

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How will I be compensated for energy produced?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 How

Any surplus of electricity will be offset from your bills in the following months. An indefinite rollover is applied, so any surplus will be carried[...]

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How will energy exported & be represented on my bill?

wattzAdmin July 5, 2017 How

The electricity produced by the PV system reduces the amount of energy that a customer has drawn from the grid. If, at any point in[...]

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