Tanjong Pagar

THE GENERAL

PHOTOVOLTAIC FAÇADE

 

The General is the first residential project in Australia that has Onyx Solar’s glasses on the façade, in a commitment to high quality and sustainable architecture.

 

The architects C.Kairouz has designed this building and is located in the center of Northcote, in Melbourne.

 

 

tanjon pagar building onyx

FEASIBILITY STUDY OF AMORPHOUS SILICON PHOTOVOLTAIC FAÇADE IN MELBOURNE

 

<0,02€
Energy cost

49%
Reduction in HVAC energy demands

52%
internal Rate of Return

<2 year 
Payback

 

Data:

  • superficieTotal Area - 124 M2
  • electricidad generadaElectricity generated in 35 years  - 133.592 kWh
  • puntos de luzTotal lighting points operating 4 hours per day in 35 years - 262 lighting points
  • emisiones CO2 evitadasAvoided CO2 emmisions in 35 years - 90 CO2
  • barriles petroleo ahorradosBarrels of oil saved in 35 years - 79 barrels

 

 

The amorphous silicon glasses with low transparency and size 1245 x 1849 mm (4.08 x 6.06 Ft) have been installed in the railing system at the north facade of the building. Onyx Solar glasses allow the entry of natural light, providing an innovative design to the building.

 

The total installed power capacity reaches 5 kWp, so the energy generated will cover the consumption of light and mechanical equipment in the common areas.

together winner banners small 2

 

    This project has already been granted at the 2019-2020 ASIA PACIFIC PROPERTY AWARDS in two categories:

   “Multiresidential Architecture”.

   “Residential Development".

 

 

the general portada int 1

 

 

Architect – C.Kairouz Architects 

Developer – Cedar Group Developments

Photographer – Peter Clarke

© Copyright Onyx Solar Group LLC.; ONYX is a Trademark of Onyx Solar Group LLC. All Rights reserved -  | Legal Advice & Cookies

We use cookies, just to track visits to our website, we store no personal details.