Altona Library reduces carbon footprint by going solar

Last Modified: Tue Jul 12 2016 10:50:30 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 62 KW
    solar rooftop power system installed by the Library.
  • 40%
    + of the energy needs of the building will be supplied by the solar system.
  • 90 tonnes
    estimated reduction in GHG emissions each year. The emissions for 2014-15 were approximately 180 tonnes in total, so this reduction will result in substantial lowering of the building carbon footprint.
  • 8 years
    expected return on investment.