Tuesday, June 24, 2008

SAS Solar Power Farm

source: http://greentechnolog.com/2008/06/solar_power_farm.html

SAS makes sustainability investment in solar power for its North Carolina headquarters campus. ...
... "Covering five acres, the 1-megawatt photovoltaic (PV) solar array will feature SunPower Tracker solar tracking systems. The Tracker tilts toward the sun as it moves across the sky, increasing energy capture by up to 25 percent over fixed systems while reducing land-use requirements. SAS� solar farm is estimated to generate 1.7 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) per year, reducing carbon dioxide emissions by over 1,600 tons annually. This is equivalent to the carbon dioxide emissions from the consumption of more than 167,000 gallons of gasoline. " ...
Via SAS: 1-megawatt solar power farm

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