Perspectives on solar power in dense urban areas – with Copenhagen International School as case study

Per Nørgaard, Søren H. Poder

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Abstract

With the solar power panels as integrated surface elements in new building constructions, solar power will be economic attractive in urban areas, close to the power consumption. In the new dense urban areas, the rooftop areas will be attractive for other purposes, like terraces and green roofs. The solar power panels may instead be placed at the facades of the buildings – this is especially relevant at high geographic latitudes, where the altitude of the sun is low. It may even make sense to mount panels at all facades, better distributing the generation over the day.
Original languageEnglish
JournalThe Journal of Engineering
Volume2019
Issue number18
Pages (from-to)5134-5137
ISSN2051-3305
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019
Event7th International Conference on Renewable Power Generation - DTU, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
Duration: 26 Sep 201827 Sep 2018
Conference number: 7

Conference

Conference7th International Conference on Renewable Power Generation
Number7
LocationDTU
CountryDenmark
CityKgs. Lyngby
Period26/09/201827/09/2018

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