31 Mar '14, 8pm

Borrego, San Diego Airport Partner on 3.3-MW Solar Project

Borrego, San Diego Airport Partner on 3.3-MW Solar Project

Borrego Solar will break ground on the project in mid-2014, with an estimated completion date in late 2014. The system will generate an estimated 5.3 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity in its first year of operation – enough power to offset a projected 10%-13% of the energy needs for Terminals 1 and 2 at SDIA. Borrego Solar will build and finance the system through a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA), which will save the Airport Authority a projected $3m to $8m over the contract period. By going the PPA route, the Airport Authority is able to ‘go solar’ at no upfront cost and will purchase clean solar energy at a cost less than it would otherwise pay to the local utility. “This solar project — the first at the airport — will be a noteworthy and visible highlight of our ongoing commitment to sustainability,” said Thella Bowens, president and CEO of the San Die...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2014...

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