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Solar Roof Installed at Tahoe Center for Environmental Science

Solana Beach, California [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] Open Energy Corporation (OEC) completed installing its SolarSave Roofing Tiles at the Tahoe Center for Environmental Science at Sierra Nevada College in Incline Village, NV. OEC provided the roofing design and construction materials for a 31.5-kilowatt (kW) photovoltaic (PV) roofing system comprised of 900 SolarSave PV roof tiles as well as nine Open Energy 3500 watt inverters with combiner boxes. The system was chosen because of the high power provided (4,400 kWh per month), attractiveness of the tiles, ease of installation and the ability of the tiles to withstand up to 280 lbs per square foot.