Posts tagged: Phoenix Arizona

The world’s largest solar panel farm is completed and live in Arizona

By Katie Fehrenbacher Solar panels aren’t just for rooftops — power companies are using them to build massive solar panel farms in the deserts of the U.S., too. On Tuesday, NRG Energy and MidAmerican Solar announced that they’ve completed building the world’s largest operational solar panel farm across 2,400 acres (two Central Parks) near Phoenix, […]

7.5MW Solar Power Plant for Water Treatment

A 7.5 MW solar power plant has been developed by SunPower Corp at Phoenix’s Lake Pleasant Water Treatment Plant. The installation is expected to generate 70% of the plant’s energy needs.     SunPower’s solar system is expected to save the water treatment plant more than US$4 million over 20 years. The installation has a […]