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Solar Energy On Campus

There are 100 solar panels installed on the roof of our Enginering Building.

 

                92 – 250 Watt Poly crystalline panels

                4 – 260 Watt Mono crystalline panels

                4 – 255 Watt mono crystalline panels

 

                System total – 25060 watts or about 25 kilowatts

 

Each panel has a micro inverter which will allow monitoring of the individual panels.

Solar Panels

 

LED Lighting

The part of the Library was retrofited with LED Lighting.

The Kilowatt/hours usage with Florescent Bulbs are:
 
›152,064.0 kWh Annually (50 weeks)
›48,660.48 kWh per Semester (16 weeks)
›3,041.3 kWh per Week (108 hours)
›28.16 kWh per Hour
 
The Potential Kilowatt/hours usage with LED Bulbs:
 
›95,040.0 kWh Annually (50 weeks)
›30,412.8 kWh per Semester (16 weeks)
›1,900.8 kWh per Week (108 hours)
›17.6 kWh per Hour
 
Savings (kWh):
 
›57,024.00 kWh Annually (50 weeks)
›18,247.68 kWh per Semester (16 weeks)
›1,140.50 kWh per Semester (108 hours)
›10.56 kWh per Hour