SOLAR CARPORT- A Car Parking Space under solar Panels

Posted On:2018-11-28 12:23:46

Introduction

By installing Solar Panels above your parking space, you can generate clean solar energy while providing shade. This system is installed for a company parking space for its staff and guests. The installed system is of capacity 550kW net metered distributed generation carport Solar PV system. It is estimated to generate approximately 880GWh per year in addition to providing daytime shade and cooling area.

Project in a nutshell

What - What problem were you trying to solve? or, what was your value proposition?

Who - Who are/can be the key beneficiaries of this project?

Why - Why was your project different from others ? or, was there anything unique?

How - How did you overcome specific challenges?

Wow - Were there any special “wow” moments in the project?

Project Type

  • Commercial Project
  • Government/Public Project

Website

: Allentown

: 2016/11 to 2018/11

Category

  • Solar Energy
  • Sustainable Mobility
  • Buildings & Construction

Project Status

  • Completed

Looking for

Team Members

  • Shaw James
  • Thomas Ha

Specifications/Features

Panels : Canadian Solar

Mounting : Inverted Truss Solution

DC system Size: 550kW

Voltage : 480V (AC)

Results & Inferences

The company has included it in their Energy Savings Programme and are planning to expand it to their other locations

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