The Green Power Company Case Study, 60kWp Commercial Solar Power System, Sydney NSW
The Green Power Company designed and commissioned this 60kWp commercial solar power system on a factory roof in Sydney NSW. Made up of 240 x Phono Solar 250W poly crystalline solar panels, and connected to 4 x SMA STP Tri-Power 15000TL inverters. The commercial solar power system has been designed to generate an average of 234kWh per day, and a total output of 85410kWh per year. The owner of the business stands to save $24,618 per year, based on a purchase tariff of $0.32c /kWh. Most of the solar electricity will be consumed by the business during the working week.
Solar Power Configuration
Commercial Solar Power System
Clip Lock Roof mounted on 30 degree tilt frame
240 x Phono Solar 250W poly crystalline solar modules. Anti PID technology
4 x SMA STP Tri-power 15000TL inverters
Dual tracking 3-phase electrical configuration
Benefits of a commercial solar power system
A commercial solar power system is a great way to reduce the energy overheads of a business. With payback periods of around 3 years, a commercial solar power system for business is a very strong financial investment, and can significantly reduce operational costs. Even if the factory is leased, the 3 year payback period allows returns to be re-couped rather quickly, and the system can always be removed is a change of venue is enacted, or sold back to the landlord at a negotiated price.