PV Panels at Chickatawbut Hill

Contractor: Ostrow Electrical Company, Inc
Estimated Project Cost: $5.7 million
(partially funded by ARRA, The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act)
Project Estimated Savings: $179,500 annual savings
Estimated Annual kW Production: 1,513,293

 

Installation of Photovoltaic Solar Systems totaling 1,228kW at the following facilities: Department of Conservation & Recreation Chickatawbut Hill, Massasoit Community College, North Shore Community College, Salem State University, UMass Boston, UMass Dartmouth, and UMass Lowell.

Construction for the majority of these projects began in the summer/fall of 2010 with the anticipation that all PV installations will be fully commissioned and approved by early 2012. Online monitoring systems are available through Deck Monitoring.com. (see table below for links to monitoring systems).

PV Panels at Chickatawbut Hill
Department of Conservation & Recreation - Chickatawbut Hill

 
Ground Mounted PV Installation at Chickatawbut Hill

Before Photo of NSCC Roof After photo of PV Install NSCC Roof
Before & After - N Shore Community College Roof Mounted System

Massasoit Community College roof mounted PV system
Massasoit Community College roof mounted PV system

PV SystemDeck Monitoring.com link
Department of Conservation & Recreation Chickatawbut Hill
Ground Mounted Installation, 49kW
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=chickatawbut_hill
Massasoit Community College (Brockton)
5 Roof Mounted Installations,
370kW
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=massasoit_liberal_arts
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=massasoit_science
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=massasoit_humanities
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=massasoit_technology
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=massasoit_student_center
North Shore Community College (Danvers)
1 roof mounted installation, 74kW
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=north_shore_community_college_berry_building
 
Salem State University
2 roof mounted installations, 148kW
not available at this time
UMass Boston
1 roof mounted Installation, 74kW
not available at this time
UMass Dartmouth
5 roof mounted installations, 269kW
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=umass_dartmouth_evergreen_dormitory
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=umass_dartmouth_hickory_dormitory
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=umass_dartmouth_ivy_dormitory
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=umass_dartmouth_willow_dormitory
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=umass_dartmouth_tripp_athletic_center
UMass Lowell
4 roof mounted installations, 245kW
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=umass_lowell_costello_gymnasium
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=umass_lowell_dugan_hall
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=umass_lowell_leitch_hall
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=umass_lowell_bourgeois_hall

 

In addition to these seven (7) Eastern facilities, DCAM has been installing solar PV systems at eleven (11) other facilities across the Commonwealth. This map shows the current DCAM Solar PV Project Sites in Massachusetts. pdf format of    crebs2_pv_project_sites.pdf

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