Gallery: Milan Announces the World’s Largest Solar Rooftop Array


Recently Italy’s Milano Fiera trade fair facility announced that it will soon be getting a major eco update in the form of the world’s largest solar rooftop solar array! The massive photovoltaic system will cover 2.9 million sq ft of the roof, and carry a peak capacity of 18 megawatts. Due for completion next year, the project stands to will snag the world title from Zaragoza, Spain’s General Motor’s factory, which currently holds the record for largest rooftop solar plant at 12 megawatts.

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1 Comment

  1. Lea Bogdan July 27, 2009 at 10:35 am

    That it awesome! One of the most architecturally interesting tradeshow venues in the world is getting that much better. I hope to get back there next year to see this.

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