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© Acciona Solar, 2007
Name projectZero-energy building of Acciona Solar
CountrySpain
Year2006-09-01 (Start operation date)
PV applicationFaçade - transparent PV facade
PV power total48.3 kWp
LocationSarriguren, Navarra
Latitude/Longitude42°49'0"N 1°21'0"W
SummaryNew headquarters of Acciona Solar company, which combines bioclimatic design principles with several renewable technologies (photovoltaics, solar thermal, geothermal and biodiesel). It is the first office building certified as "zero-emissions", which means that all its energy requirements are met without any greenhouse emissions. Furthermore, the energy consumption reduction of the building compared to a conventional building of similar use (office) is 52%.
Keywords(bipv) building integrated pv, (PV) façades, (PV) transparent modules, (PV) rooftops

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