Sun Devil Fitness Complex Solar Thermal - Tempe

Solar Cooling and Heating

7,392

(MMBTUs)

Annual Production FY 2015

2,166,266

(kWh)

Equivalent Actual Annual Production FY 2015

5,935

(kWh)

Equivalent Average Daily Production FY 2015

$10.80

(dollars in millions)

Total Project Cost

Domestic Hot Water

144

(MMBTUs)

Annual Production FY 2015

42,101

(kWh)

Equivalent Average Daily Production FY 2015

115

(kWh)

Equivalent Average Daily Production FY 2015

$800

(dollars in thousands)

Total Project Cost

Photovoltaic

446,726

(kWh)

Annual Production FY 2015

1,224

(kWh)

Average Daily Production FY 2015

24.45%

 

Capacity Factor

$1.65

(dollars in millions)

Total Project Cost

The following information is the same for each site. 

Full Solar Data

Campus: Tempe

System Owner: Encap Renewables, LLC

Address: 500 E. Apache Blvd, Tempe, AZ 85287

Contract Type: Power Purchase Agreement

System Designer/Installer: Ameresco, Inc

 

 

Solar Cooling and Heating

Domestic Hot Water

Photovoltaic

Peak DC Output: 2,000 kWdc

Peak DC Output: 129.86 kWdc

Peak DC Output: 260.7 kWdc

Annual Production FY 2015:
7,392 MMBTUs or 2,166,266 kWh equivalent 

Annual Production FY 2015:
144 MMBTUs or 42,101 kWh equivalent

Annual Production FY 2015:  446,726 kWh 

Average Daily Production FY 2015: 
5,935 kWh equivalent

Average Daily Production FY 2015: 
115 kWh equivalent 

Average Daily Production FY 2015: 
1,224 kW

 

 

Capacity Factor: 24.45%

Commissioned Date: 12/2012

Commissioned Date: 12/2012

Commissioned Date: 9/2013

Number of Evacuated Tubes: 6,976 Number of Plate and Frame
Heat Exchangers:
2
Number of Panels: 869

Evacuated Tube Type: Seido 2-16

Plate and Frame Heat Exchanger Model:  
Aurora series
Pool heat exchanger: 1082PF-AURO64-BYF-150
Domestic heat exchanger: 1082PF-AURO45-BYF-150 

Panel Size: 300 Watts

Evacuated Tube Manufacturer:
Beijing Sunda Solar Energy Technology Co, Ltd.

Plate and Frame Heat Exchanger Manufacturer:
Pentair Inc.

Panel Model: TSM-300PC/PA14

Number of Absorption Chillers: 1

Domestic Hot Water Storage Tanks: 3

Panel Type: Multicrystalline

Absorption Chiller Capacity: 220 tons (nominal)

System Type: Solar Thermal - Fixed

Panel Manufacturer:
Trina Solar Energy Co., Ltd.

Absorption Chiller Model:
BDH66X87 non-electric chiller

REC Incentive: $0.041/kW (APS)

Number of Inverters: 2

Absorption Chiller Manufacturer:
Broad Air Conditioning

Total Project Cost: $799,738 

Inverter AC Watt rating: 100 

Number of Cooling Towers: 2

 

Inverter Model: AE100TX

Cooling Tower Model: DT2501

 

Inverter Manufacturer:
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc.

Cooling Tower Manufacturer:
Delta Cooling Towers, Inc.

 

Racking System:
PanelClaw Grizzly Bear

Manifold System: Sunda Seido

 

System Type: 12-degree Fixed

System Type: Solar Thermal - Fixed

 

REC Incentive: $0.08/kW (APS)

REC Incentive: $0.065/kW (APS)

 

Total Project Cost: $1,647,530

Total Project Cost: $10,800,000