School Produces 342,000 kWh Annually

June 24, 2015 By Linda Hardesty

Austin schoolThe Jamie D. Padron Elementary School in Austin, Texas, was completed in August 2014 and included the installation of a 245 kW solar system comprised of 749 327W SunPower solar PV panels.

In its first year, the 143,143-sq-foot school’s solar system is on track to produce over 342,000 kWh annually.

Padron Elementary School’s solar power system will produce over $54,000 worth of power each year, with over $1 million in cumulative savings expected over the 25-year system lifetime and solar panel warranty period.

Circular Energy installed the photovoltaic system for the school.

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