Gatorade Distribution Facility
Tolleson, Arizona

"The Gatorade solar installation produced 108% of the expected energy during the 30-day incentive performance verification test, the highest to date.” Chico Hunter, Sr. Engineer, SRP EarthWise Solar Energy Program

Unique Feature: The system has generated more energy than anticipated- at 108% capacity, according to officials from the Salt River Project (SPR), the Phoenix based utility company that monitors the system’s performance.
Offset Amount: Over 410 metric tons of CO2 each year or 8,200 metric tons over 20 years

Date Completed: November 2008
Installer: SPG Solar, Inc.

System Specifications

  • System Size: 500kW
  • Estimated Yearly Power Production: 783,000 kWh
  • System Configuration
    • Utility Interaction: Grid Connected
    • Solar Modules: 2,448 Kyocera KD205GX-LP
    • Inverters: 2 Xantrex GT250-480
  • Mount Structure (Please contact SPG Solar for information on the mount structure)

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