GVEA’s Solar Farm

Located on GVEA property next to BESS and Wilson Substation. Visible from VanHorn Road.

Solar Farm Facts:

  • 563 kW Solar PV System
  • Online: October 2018
  • Footprint: 3 acresGVEA Solar Graphic
  • Contractor: ABS Alaskan, Inc.
  • Panel manufacturer: CSUN
  • Each of the 1,760 panels will generate up to 320 watts.
  • Contractor: ABS Alaskan, Inc.
  • Cost: $850,000 after a $225,000 grant supplied from United States Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Energy for America Program (REAP)
  • Annual energy production is estimated to equal the annual energy used in 71 homes (using an average of 660 kWh/month).

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