27 Mar '12, 9pm

Greening the World Renewable Energy Forum via @reworld

Greening the World Renewable Energy Forum March 27, 2012 The Colorado Conference Center in Denver is a LEED facility, with its own 30kW solar array Do you like this press release? Email Bookmark Print Feed Share Tweet Share Denver, Colo. The Colorado Convention Center (CCC), site of WREF 2012, has been generating solar power since 2008. The 300kW array on the south roof uses 1,310 230-watt SunPower modules feeding three SatCon three-phase inverters. Installed with a nonpenetrating ballasted rack by Namasté Solar, it provides 14 percent of the building's electricity year-round, and up to 23 percent during air-conditioning season (see the data log at http://siteapp.fatspaniel.net/siteapp/simpleView.jsf?eid=175519). Another 25 percent of the building's electric load is carried by wind power. LEED: In May of 2010, the Colorado Convention Center received the LEED Existing Build...

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