This project was a 2011 Federal Energy and Water Management Award nominee.
|9,738 gal/year diesel and 217,194 lb/year carbon dioxide emissions
|Load Service Area
|Two residences, wastewater treatment plant, and comfort station
|Technical assistance, design reviews, funding assistance, and system performance evaluation
Ninety-six percent of Biscayne National Park is water and wetlands, and fuel spills can be a risk when transporting fuel to the park. A 15-kW PV system replaced two 60-kW diesel generators, reducing the need for fuel transport in addition to the noise pollution from the generators.