London & Regional, one of the largest private real estate companies in Europe, is the developer of “Panama Pacific”. This immense multi-use complex is a recreational, residential and business community located to the west of Panama, on the former Howard Air Base.
FEASIBILITY STUDY OF AMORPHOUS SILICON PHOTOVOLTAIC CANOPY IN PANAMA
Reduction in HVAC energy demands
Internal Rate of Return
- Total area - 97 M2
- Electricity generated in 35 years - 212,065 kWh
- Total lighting points operating 4 hours a day in 35 years - 417 lighting points
- CO2 emissions avoided in 35 years - 142 Tons of CO2
- Barrels of oil saved in 35 years - 125 barrels per m2
Onyx Solar®’s contribution to this project has been the construction of an amorphous silicon photovoltaic pergola for one of the buildings. The glass has a semi-transparency degree of 10% (M vision) and generates 7,300 kWh yearly, with a total installed power capacity of 5.1 kWp.