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Five Island School on the Isles of Scilly

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Sector Public sector
Completed Mar 2012
Output
10kWp
Installation time
5 days
Roof type New slate roof
Panel type
SOLON 'SOLITAIRE' modules
Five Island School on the Isles of Scilly

Five Island School is celebrating its latest, a 10kWp system uses an innovative new roof integrated system manufactured in Germany by SOLON and a datalogger.

Five Island School on the Isles of Scilly is celebrating its latest installation on its new school. The latest 10kWp installation using an innovative new roof integrated system manufactured in Germany by SOLON. The all black modules blend in fantastically with the slate and are flush with the roof which provides a very pleasing look.

The system will save over 5 tonnes of CO2 per year and will power up to 100 computers. Plug Into The Sun have installed solar on all of the off island schools as well which have been data-logging for a few years. The results clearly show just how fantastic the light levels are on the Islands and how well the systems are performing