26 May '11, 4pm

Standard Solar Greens City of Atlantic City with 2,500 Panel Solar Electric System: Standard Solar, Inc., a le...

The system comprising approximately 2,500 Trina Solar panels, on the City's Public Works Building, is expected to produce 51 percent of the power requirement for the building. It is projected to generate approximately 803 megawatt hours of electricity per year – without any greenhouse gas emissions. This significant energy reduction could potentially save the City $50,373 in the first year of the PPA and $454,611 over the 15-year life of the agreement with Standard Solar. The project is structured as a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with no capital outlay from the City. Standard Solar will finance, install and maintain the installation. “We commend the City of Atlantic City for its recognition of the value of solar,” said Standard Solar President Scott Wiater. “For zero upfront cost, the City will now benefit from the long term fixed energy costs which will in turn benefit...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/partner/standard-...

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