solar-roof

HP Solar Roof

Posted in city-san-diego, co2-emissions, collaboration, emissions, energy-capture, ge-general-electric, hp-hewlett-packard, partnership, research, roof-tile, solar-panels, solar-roof, state-california, sunpower on October 15th, 2008 by FrankM – Comments Off

SunPower and GE collaborate to deliver a 1.1-megawatt solar-electric power system on the roof of the HP research and development facility in San Diego. …

HP deploys SunPower solar roof tiles in San Diego

… “At the HP San Diego facility, SunPower installed a SunPower T10 Solar Roof Tile commercial roof system, which is a non-penetrating product that tilts at a 10-degree angle to increase energy capture. The system will reduce more than 60 million pounds of carbon dioxide emissions over the next 30 years, which is equivalent to providing electricity to 3800 homes or removing more than 5250 cars from the road. ” …

Via GE: SunPower and GE Partner

Walmart Solar Roof

Posted in accelerate, energy-savings, operations, photovoltaics, pilots, plan, retail-industry, savings, solar-panels, solar-roof, walmart on August 12th, 2008 by FrankM – Comments Off

Solar Roof Installation
Retail industry accelerates the installation of solar power while US tax credits are in place. …

… “WalMart, the nation’s largest retailer, has 17 stores and distribution centers with solar panels in operation or in the testing phase. It plans to add them soon to five more stores. ” …

Via New York Times: Retailers Solar Energy Savings