Monroeville Solar Park begins commercial operation

Construction is completed on the Monroeville Solar Park (see our December 5, 2017 blog post), and commercial power production began December 28, 2017, the Norwalk Reflector reports. The 4-megawatt (MW) field “will offset about 10 percent of the village’s annual kilowatt hour (energy) purchases,” according to the article. Construction was completed ahead of schedule; weekly work by students and instructors from the EHOVE Career Center-Electrical Program “shaved time from the construction schedule with the end result [of] the project being commissioned at the end of 2017.” For more, read the full article

Renewable Energy, Solar