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© Isofoton, 2007
Name projectIsofoton Headquarters
Year2005-06-01 (Start operation date)
PV applicationFaçade - integrated in fixed sunscreens,
Façade - transparent PV facade,
Façade - integrated other,
Inclined roof - transparent roof
PV power total84.1 kWp
LocationMalaga, Malaga
Latitude/Longitude36°43'0"N 4°25'0"W
SummaryThe new headquarters of the Photovoltaic company Isofoton located in Málaga (Parque Tecnológico de Andalucía), with technical and commercial facilities, integrate 84 kWp of PV modules. The building has been designed using bioclimatic principles that reduce the energy consumption for heating and cooling: horizontal sunscreens in the façades more exposed to the sun, ventilated exterior façades, curtain walls with double glazing, a central patio used as climatic buffer/regulator, and a glass cover that moderates the sun effect in central day hours and during the summer.
Keywords(bipv) building integrated pv, (PV) building elements, (PV) façades, (PV) transparent modules

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