SOLON1 is a 1.6-megawatt photovoltaic (PV) system designed and built by the Tucson-based SOLON Corporation, and installed at the University of Arizona Science and Technology (UASTP).
TEP customers can purchase solar power through
Bright Tucson Community Solar, a TEP program that allows customers to reduce their conventional energy usage.
|System Type||SOLON Velocity MV – 11 single-axis trackers|
|Location||UA Tech Park|
|Capacity||1.6 MW DC|
|Modules||5,808 275-watt high efficiency modules|
|Inverters||3 - SMA 500 kW|
|Est. Yearly Energy Output||2,800 MWh AC|
|Est. Yearly Emissions Saved (C02)||6,160,000 lbs.|
|Est. Cars off the road for 1 year||642|
|Est. Gallons of water saved per year||2,100,000|