Singapore American School goes big on solar power with 1MWp solar panel system

Singapore American School goes big on solar power with 1MWp solar panel system

The Singapore American School in Woodlands will also use the system to teach its 3,800 students about renewable energy, climate change, sustainable engineering and other topics. The solar photovoltaic system, which harnesses the sun's energy for electricity, takes up 6,000 sqm of roof space and will meet about 10 per cent of the school's energy needs. Over a 20-year lifespan, it will save as much carbon emissions as planting 500,000 trees.


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