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California Superfund Site Cleanup Aided By Solar Power

Posted by Adam Sewall In Thursday, February 24 2011 under: Solar Power Info, Davis, Superfund, Environment, California Solar, EPA

What's better than producing clean energy using nothing but the power of the sun? Using that energy to power the cleanup of a federal superfund site that for years has been polluted by pesticides, herbicides and fertilizer runoff.

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Yolo County Completes California Solar Installation at Detention Center

Posted by GetSolar Staff In Thursday, July 29 2010 under: Yolo County, Davis, Solar PV Panels, Sacramento, California Solar

Yolo County in northern California was able to piece together a variety of clean energy bonds through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) and a 15-year, one percent interest loan from the California Energy Commission (CEC) in order to install a 1-megawatt (MW) solar energy system at its county jail in Woodland. Located north of Davis and northwest from Sacramento, Woodland's new 3,560-panel installation was completed and officially put online at a 9 a.m. ceremony on Tuesday morning. The feat was done at no out-of-pocket cost to the county.

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