Tip for architects: Solar Age database for solar buildings started
Architects, building planners, builders and the real estate industry can find out about new solar products and exemplary reference objects of solar architecture at www.solarage.eu. In addition, they have comprehensive dossiers and market overviews on the most important specialist topics at the interface between building design and solar planning.
Club members are at an advantage
These include, for example, integrated solar generators, solar roof tiles, lightning protection, fire protection, façade planning, in-roof installation, cabling and electrical planning, electricity consumption in the building as well as electromobility.
The detailed dossiers are available for download as zip packages or as PDF files. To fully use the database, membership of the Solar Age Club is required. It costs 89 euros a year and is tax deductible as an operating expense.
Already 70 solar buildings recorded
The centerpiece of the offer is a database of worldwide realized example buildings of all kinds with on-roof generators, in-roof mounting systems or solar facades. To start the web portal around 70 buildings are set. Each building will be presented with a short description and a detailed dossier. The database is expanded and supplemented weekly.
Already 420 products discontinued
In addition to the example buildings, the portal also offers a database for solar products, in which there are already 420 entries. It too is constantly being maintained and developed.
Club members also receive numerous tips, hints, planning tools, and checklists. The industry service offers its specialist information in German and English. (HS)