The Colin Clark building has been fitted with a new 51.5 kWp solar PV system. With this installation,  all suitable building rooftops within the commerce precinct of the St Lucia campus host now a photovoltaic generation array.

The 51.5 kWp system of the GP North Building consist of  198 PV modules occupying a roof area of 324m².

  • Site Name: UQ St. Lucia Campus
  • Building/Location: Colin Clark
  • Suburb/City: St. Lucia, Brisbane QLD, 4067
  • Nominal DC Output: 51.5 kWp
  • Module Area: 324 m²
  • Start-up Date: 3/03/2016
  • Visible on Live Data Display: Yes
  • Date Connected to Display: 3/03/2016

Technical Data

  • Site Longitude: 153°0'51.43" E
  • Site Latitude:    27°29'41.22" S
  • Height Above Sea Level: 13 + Building Height
  • Time Zone: AEST
  • Type of Installation: Roof-top (elevated)
  • Tracking system: No tracking system
  • Tilt:
  • Orientation: azimuth = 10°, -170°, -80°, 100°
  • Module Make & Model: Trina TSM-260PD05
  • Module Technology: Polycrystalline Silicon
  • Module Size: 1650 x 992 x 35mm
  • Number of Modules: 198
  • Inverter Make & Model: Sunny Tripower 25000TL-30 & Sunny Tripower 5000TL-20
  • Number of Inverters: 3 (2x25, 1x5)