08 Nov '11, 9pm

Facebook Adding Solar Power to New Headquarters: Facebook, a company that so far hasn't done much in the "green"...

, will include both solar PV and solar hot water heating and have far greater efficiency than just a solar PV system alone. The 24-module system will reside on the roof of a 10,000 square foot fitness center, providing electricity for the fitness machines and hot water for the showers. The system will have a capacity of 10 kW of electricity and about 50 kW of thermal energy.

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