28 Oct '16, 7am

Trina Solar project of the week: 4MW #solar carport for German airport

Trina Solar project of the week: 4MW #solar carport for German airport

15,296 solar modules manufactured by Trina Solar have been installed on 66 carports at the Weeze Airport in Germany. The planning and construction phase for the project, managed by EEPro , were completed within four weeks each. The international Airport Weeze in North Rhine-Westphalia is one of the newest European airports and one of the first private airports in Germany. It currently welcomes around 1.8 million passengers a year. Now the car park P2 has been opened. The car park is equipped with a photovoltaic carport system that provides electric energy for the local grid and the airport itself. In addition around 1,350 vehicles can be provided with a protective layer shielding them against sun, rain or hail. The 66 carports have a length of up to 35 metres, and a width of up to 13 metres. In total, 15,296 pieces of multicrystalline solar modules from the Honey series (T...

Full article: http://www.sunwindenergy.com/photovoltaics/4-mw-solar-car...

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