12 May '11, 7pm

Green Carrots: Conergy completes solar installation for Grimmway Enterprises: The installation will prevent the

Grimmway Enterprises Inc., the largest carrot grower in the world, is making its carrots green with Conergy USA. The solar experts completed the 230 kilowatt ground-mounted power system, featuring more than 1,000 solar modules, on one of Grimmway’s carrot farms located near Arvin, California. The installation will prevent the release of around 150,000 lbs of harmful CO2 greenhouse gas per year, reduce energy consumption by 40% and reduce the electric bill by 50%. This installation enforces the commitment of PG&E Clean and Green Awardee Grimmway to advance sustainability, conservation and energy efficiency. “We are very happy to support the green path of Grimmway Enterprises,” says Conergy’s Project Development Manager, David Vincent. “Now, Grimmway avoids the emission of greenhouse gases thanks to the Conergy solar plant. We are both extremely proud and are pleased that bo...

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

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