Blue Earth announces 48 kW contract in City of Industry, CA21. June 2012 | By: Blue Earth
Blue Earth, Inc. announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Xnergy Inc., signed a 48 kilowatt commercial custom solar carport engineering, procurement and installation contract with Los Altos Foods Products, Inc., a manufacturer of unique cheeses and other food types in the City of Industry, California. The approximate value of the contract is $395,000.
The Los Altos Foods Products solar shade structure has been designed to generate approximately 72,918 kWh of electrical power annually using one hundred sixty five of 295 watt Siliken high efficiency solar panels. The solar PV system will help reduce the facility's carbon footprint by offsetting the equivalent of 1,600 tons of CO2 over twenty --five years, in addition to creating annual electrical savings.
"We are very proud to support Los Altos Foods Products in their progressive efforts to become more sustainable and continue decreasing their carbon footprint. This type of forward thinking for a family owned and operated company not only provides significant energy and cost savings, but is also the right thing to do." stated D. Jason Davis, CEO of Xnergy Inc.
Xnergy is a full-service EPC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) firm which has engineered, installed, and/or commissioned nearly 100 MW of traditional and alternative energy systems. Xnergy provides a broad range of comprehensive energy solutions including the design and implementation of energy savings projects, energy conservation, energy infrastructure outsourcing, power generation and energy supply and risk management. Xnergy serves private and public clients from all industries throughout California and helps them minimize their energy consumption and reduce their carbon footprint.
The Los Altos Foods Products solar shade structure is expected to be completed in July of 2012.