31 Aug '14, 1pm

via @pvmagazine: Bear Republic inaugurates it solar beer operations

Bear Republic inaugurates it solar beer operations 31. August 2014 | Applications & Installations , Market & Trends | By: Jonathan Gifford Bear Republic Brewing, a Northern California beer brewery known for its leading approach to sustainable water use has now adopted a rooftop PV system that will zero out its utility use of electricity. “We didn’t do this for marketing, but rather as the right thing to do; we also want to show other breweries that it is a good thing to do,” says CEO Richard Norgrove, in Cloverdale, CA. The October edition of pv magazine will feature a feature article on solar brew operations in California and beyond.Flickr/Brian Wilkins The 30.2 kW rooftop installation over the brewery will soon be complemented with a 136.6 kW canopy, including Solar World modules, Enphase microinverters, IronRidge racking, Erico mounts and Eaton electrical gear. The inst...

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