12 Aug '11, 3pm

First Takes: Toys R Us, Coast Guard Get Solar, ThyssenKrupp Goes for Zero, and More

First Takes: Toys R Us, Coast Guard Get Solar, ThyssenKrupp Goes for Zero, and More

• Toys R Us Lights Up with Green Power: There is a lot of green power news in the lineup today, beginning with Toys R Us flipping the switch on a sprawling 5.38 megawatt rooftop solar power system in New Jersey, billed as the biggest operational array in North America. Constellation Energy built, owns and will maintain the installation hosted by the toy company's largest distribution center. The system generates enough power to offset 72 percent of the facility's electricity needs. As part of the package , Constellation will earmark enough renewable energy certificates to offset 100 percent of electricity used by the Toy R Us flagship store in New York City's Times Square. • Making Solar Pay for Itself: The U.S. Coast Guard and Schneider Electric struck a deal this week for a $50 million energy savings performance contract that will put 2.89 MWs of photovoltaic panels on t...

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