SONAE SIERRA CONTINENTE SHOPPING CENTER
Sonae Sierra, a leading company in shopping and entertainment centers in Portimão, Portugal, already enjoys our photovoltaic solar glass.
The Continent Shopping Center has the objective of increasing eco-efficiency with increasingly efficient management of its resources and promoting the control of the environmental impacts resulting from its commercial activities.
FEASIBILITY STUDY OF CRYSTALLINE SILICON PHOTOVOLTAIC SKYLIGHT IN PORTUGAL
Reduction in HVAC energy demands
Internal Rate of Return
- Total Area - 254 M2
- Electricity generated in 35 years - 883,788 kWh
- Total lighting points operating 4 hours per day in 35 years - 1,736lighting points
- CO2 emmisions avoided in 35 years - 592 Tons of CO2
- Barrels of oil saved in 35 years - 520 barrels per m2
The existing glass in a skylight been replaced by an area of 254 square meters of multidimensional crystalline silicon photovoltaic glass.
It provides 900 MWh of clean and free energy to the building, in addition to feeding 1,800 points of light