Solar

SunPower Commercial-Scale PV System

[RenewableEnergyAccess.com] SunPower Corp. announced that its solar electric panels are being used to generate electricity for the new Town Hall in Los Altos Hills, California, the first North American commercial-scale installation of SunPower’s solar panels. The new $4.5 million City of Los Altos Hills’ Town Hall is now open for business and the city will host a dedication ceremony on Thursday, June 16, 2005. The building has been recognized for its innovative design features, including its SunPower solar system and use of energy-saving design and technologies. The 37,000-watt Town Hall solar system uses 176 SunPower solar panels, with a Xantrex PV series inverter and was installed by EcoEnergies, Inc. of Sunnyvale, California. For the full press release, see the following link.