London Southend Airport.

Summary

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Year of Construction

2015

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System Size

250,000kWp

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Generation

2,400,000kWh

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Client

Stobart Group

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Commercialisation Strategy

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Sector

Aviation

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Location

Southend-on-Sea, Essex

PROJECT INFORMATION

  • Owners of London Southend Airport (Stobart Group) funded the largest ‘on site’ solar PV project in Europe
  • Power supplies main terminal and associated commercial space
  • 25% of annual consumption met from on site generation

COMMERCIALISATION APPROACH

  • Client funded project
  • Energy sold to airport operating company
  • Feed-in Tariff

PROJECT COMMENTARY

  • Syzygy designed the whole installation
  • Syzygy procured the construction and hard ware separately for client
  • Built on flood plain
  • Framework increased in height to allow FP to function and avoid technical issues
  • String inverter design

Syzygy Involvement

  • Feasibility
  • Grid Connection
  • Planning
  • Design
  • Specification
  • Tender / Procurement
  • Contract Administration
  • Project Management
  • Ongoing Operation
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