05.02.2014 - Lightning strikes PV plant in Corsica

     

    In February 2014, the 2.2 MWp photovoltaic plant of the SolarKapital Group located on Corsica suffered a strong lightning strike. That day the island of Corsica faced several lightning strikes due to a thunderstorm that led to several damages. The incidents were classified by the French Government formally as a natural disaster. The rapid and accurate action by the operations & maintenance services provider, ENcome Energy Performance, Klagenfurt, held the interruption relatively limited. Damages of such incident are covered by the respective insurance policy.