Nexnovo Africa Celebrates the Launch of Duratron, Its Renewable Energy


Nexnovo Africa, an enterprise entirely owned by black individuals and led by women, committed to sustainable solutions in Africa, has officially launched its renewable energy provider, Duratron, in South Africa. The unveiling occurred on Thursday, November 16, at the offices of the Electrical Contractors Association of South Africa (ECASA) in Germiston, Johannesburg.

The event, divided into two sessions and attended by more than 120 guests, including industry leaders, stakeholders, and representatives from the lifestyle and tech sectors, showcased Duratron’s DRT-48V100AH battery series. The product was revealed in a captivating presentation featuring light effects, music, and the grand unveiling of the physical product. Attendees had the opportunity for a hands-on experience through a live demonstration.

Paul Vorster, CEO of Nexnovo Africa, emphasized the importance of this launch for South Africans, stating, “Duratron is introducing a new era of electricity sustainability for homes and businesses in South Africa, providing affordable and eco-friendly solutions. With Duratron, we aim to alleviate concerns about load shedding and frequent power outages in the country.”

Originating from Dubai, Duratron’s products are meticulously crafted and manufactured to the highest standards, ensuring both quality and reliability. The introduction of Duratron to the South African market not only promises value for investment but also guarantees uninterrupted power, contributing to a brighter and more sustainable energy future for all.

Duratron DRT-48V100AH Battery

Data Sheet 

Nominal Voltage51.2V
Nominal Capacity100Ah@0.5C
Max. Charging Current100A (1C)
End Charging Voltage56V
Nominal Discharging Current50a (0.5C)
Max. Discharging Current100A (1C)
End Discharging Voltage45.6V
Operating Environment Temperature-10~55 C
Storage Temperature -20~45 C (in 1 month)-15~35 C `(in  months)
CommunicationRS485, RS232, CAN
Cycle Life6000 cycles @ 0.5 25 C 80%DOD
Dimensions (W*D*H)442mm*500mm*132mm excluding mounting ears
Weight About 45kg

Features:

  • Larger power density compared to competitors
  • Integrated Battery Monitoring System (BMS) 
  • Compatible with 15S (optional)
  • 10 year warranty
  • Lithium Iron Phosphate cells enhance the lifespan of the battery

Benefits:

  • Optimal in different environmental conditions
  • Long-lifespan if the guidelines and installation process is followed correctly
  • Remote smart monitoring system to manage your device 
  • Full technical support is provided to the installers for easy installation
  • The BMS system helps you detect faults or damages early on to avoid a non-functional device

Price Range:

The price of the Duratron DRT-48V100AH battery ranges from R28 000 – R48 000, depending on the model and the specification you choose. 

Product Availability: 

Orders for the Duratron battery can be done via the Nexnovo website, www.nexnovo.co.za, or can ordered from a host of outsourced providers, which are also available on the website.