The PACE Institute is UQ's core learning precinct for pharmaceutical sciences and research. This centre hosts seminar rooms, state of the art laboratories as well as specialised training facilities. The PACE's new 226.5 kW PV system will significanly  reduce the carbon footprint of this building's operations.

The PV system at PACE covers 1,314. 4 m2 of roof space and is expected to cover 6.5% of this institute's annual electricity consumption.

  • Site Name:Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence (PACE) Institute
  • Building/Location: PACE Building
  • Suburb/City: Woolloongabba, Brisbane QLD 4102
  • Nominal DC Output: 226.46 kWp
  • Module Area:1,314.36 m2
  • Start-up Date: 23/08/2017
  • Visible on Live Data Display: Yes
  • Date Connected to Display: 23/08/2017

Technical Data

  • Site Longitude: 153°1'49" E
  • Site Latitude: -27°30'0"S
  • Height Above Sea Level: 34 m + Building Height
  • Time Zone: AEST
  • Type of Installation: Roof-top installation (elevated)
  • Tracking system: No tracking system
  • Tilt:
  • Orientation: Azimuth = -9°, -99°
  • Module Make & Model: Canadian Solar Max Power CS6U-335M
  • Module Technology: Polycrystalline Silicon
  • Module Size: 1954 x 982 x 40 mm
  • Number of Modules: 676
  • Inverter Make & Model: SolarEdge SE27.6K
  • Number of Inverters: 8