EXCELDOR - CANADA
PHOTOVOLTAIC CURTAIN WALL
Onyx Solar has completed a photovoltaic project in the new Distribution Center of Exceldor, the Canadian leader in processed food, in Quebec, Canada.
- Total Area - 49 M2
- Electricity generated in 35 years - 42.878 kWh
- Total lighting points operating 4 hours per day in 35 years - 84 lighting points
- CO2 emissions avoided in 35 years - 29 Tons of CO2
- Barrels of oil saved in 35 years - 25 barrels per m2
Example of a feasibility study of amorphous silicon photovoltaic curtain wall in Quebec:
- Payback time < 16 years
- Internal rate of return (IRR) 5 %
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The Photovoltaic curtain wall has a total area of 54 m2 and laminated safety glass has been used with the standard size (1245 x 1849 mm) and with medium transparency.
This new refrigerated warehouse will receive products prepared in the various Exceldor plants in Quebec. Part of the infrastructure will be used to freeze turkeys that are in demand at specific times of the year.
The building consists of a steel structure with a conventional foundation. The building offers several amenities such as a huge freezer made of 3 blasts, a zone for fresh produce, a loading/unloading dock containing 18 doors, a mechanical room, and office spaces.
EMS has been commissioned to construct the new 135,000 sq. Ft. Building. Ft. for Exceldor, which thanks to Onyx solar's photovoltaic glass has become a sustainable and energy-efficient building.