The Joyce Ackroyd Building building is getting greener with the addition of a  rooftop solar PV system. This system will be capable of producing up to 80,000 kWh of clean energy a year. 

The 54.3 kWp system of the GP North Building consist of  209 PV modules occupying a roof area of 342m².

  • Site Name: UQ St. Lucia Campus
  • Building/Location: Joyce Ackroyd
  • Suburb/City: St. Lucia, Brisbane QLD, 4067
  • Nominal DC Output: 54.3 kWp
  • Module Area: 342 m²
  • Start-up Date: 03/03/2016
  • Visible on Live Data Display: Yes
  • Date Connected to Display: 03/03/2016

Technical Data

  • Site Longitude: 153°0'52.98" E
  • Site Latitude: 27°29'41.49" S
  • Height Above Sea Level: 13m + Building Height
  • Time Zone: AEST
  • Type of Installation: Roof-top (elevated)
  • Tracking system: No tracking system
  • Tilt:
  • Orientation: azimuth = 10°, -170°, -80°
  • Module Make & Model: Trina TSM-260PD05
  • Module Technology: Polycrystalline Silicon
  • Module Size: 1650 x 992 x 35mm
  • Number of Modules: 209
  • Inverter Make & Model: Sunny Tripower 25000TL-30 & Sunny Tripower 5000TL-20
  • Number of Inverters: 2 (1x25, 1x5)