The economy in The past few months have been the factory of the producer of steel, ArcelorMittal Gent is more than 27, 000 solar panels installed. They are the biggest sun-protection in Belgium, as was the presentation. The panels each and every year 10,000 megawatt hours (MWh) of production, which is equivalent to the energy use of 2,900 families. Looking to the future, ArcelorMittal’s other Belgian sites will be equipped with solar panels.

in The last three months of electricity producer, the energy company Eneco and the 27.104 from the solar panels on the roof of the four departments of the Ghent-based steel mill will be mounted. With a total area of 100,000 square meters, and the installation of the third-largest zonnepark in Belgium. For the construction of the solar panels, it is 157,2 tons of steel were used to form a weight of up to 1.5 million pounds, at the top of the hot strip mill, cold rolling mill, and the organic coating line and one section for the tailor-welded blanks.

“All of the panels resting on a support structure which is made of Magnelis steel, which are produced at our site in Liège,” says the CEO Manfred Van Vlierberghe. The type that is because of his stainless character, is described as an “illustration of sustainability.”

The sun roof will cost approximately € 7.5 million, an investment in the plant to sign up. Of the 5,800 employees can count on a return of 4 per cent. At a Later date, also to any other interested parties can register via the website of the energy company Eneco. The power is locally consumed for the production company to keep it going.