Worlds largest solar bridge powers Blackfriars

Blackfriars station in London is now being powered by up to 50% solar energy. The power is provided by 4,400 Photovoltaic panels on the roof of blackfriars bridge across the Thames and it looks beautiful!

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The solar panels are expected to save 511 tonnes of carbon per year by providing 900,000 kWh Per year for the station.

The project has been funded by the Department for Transport’s safety and environment fund and involved fitting the panels to the 125 year old bridge.

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