PHOTOVOLTAIC CANOPY KNPC FILLING STATIONS
Kuwait national petroleum company
Onyx Solar has installed its Photovoltaic glass at the new KNPC 's gas stations in Kuwait. 1,580 m2 of Photovoltaic solar glass in Amorphous Silicon technology installed on the roof of the service stations will provide clean and free energy.
FEASIBILITY STUDY OF AMORPHOUS SILICON CANOPY IN KUWAIT
Reduction in HVAC energy demands
Internal Rate of Return
- Total Area - 1,581 M2
- Electricity generated in 35 years - 3,492,473 kWh
- Total lighting points operating 4 hours per day in 35 years - 6,853 lighting points
- Avoided CO2 emmisions in 35 years - 2,340 Tons of CO2
- Barrels of oil saved in 35 years - 2,055 barrels per m2
The total installation generates a total of 3,492,473 kWh and powering 6,853 points of light with which they will be able to serve their customers. Thanks to the installation of photovoltaic glass, CO2 emissions into the atmosphere will be reduced and the greenhouse effect will be controlled.
The ten new gas stations that the company is introducing comply the highest international standards in terms of quality and the level of services they offer.
These new service stations are much more than gas stations, they have restaurants, shops and a vehicle service center. With these modern and sustainable stations, the Kuwait National Petroleum Company is committed to protecting the environment.