Satcon supplies inverters for 5-MW solar project in Arizona
Sep 27, 2011 - US photovoltaic (PV) systems provider Satcon Technology Corp (NASDAQ:SATC) said today it had supplied its PowerGate Plus and Solstice inverter solutions for a 5-MW solar power project developed by Arizona Western College.
The solar power facility will be used as a research and testing site for government and corporate solar applications. It includes five different photovoltaic technologies -- mono crystalline, poly crystalline, low concentration, high concentration and thin-film.
The 5-MW project is to come on stream in October 2011. It is estimated to produce 10.5 GWh a year, enough to power 879 local households.