Berkshire Community College roof mounted PV system

Contractor: Ostrow Electrical Company, Inc.
Estimated Project Cost: $4.2 million
(partially funded by ARRA, The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act)
Project Estimated Savings: $129,035 annual savings
Estimated Annual kW Production: 1,075,293

 

Installation of Photovoltaic Solar Systems totaling 896kW at the following facilities: Berkshire Community College, Fitchburg State University, Framingham State University, Greenfield Community College, DEP Mass. Recycling, and Westfield State University.

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 the end of 2011. Online monitoring systems are available through Deck Monitoring.com. (see table below for links to monitoring systems).

Fitchburg State University PV Installation
Sanders Hall at Fitchburg State University

Framingham State PV panels   Framingham State PV project
McCarthy Student Center & Athletic Center at Framingham State University

Westfield State roof before PV install   Westfield State roof after PV install
Before & After photos of Westfield State University roof PV system

BCC Roof before   BCC roof after PV install
Before & After photos of Berkshire Community College roof PV system

Berkshire Community College roof mounted PV system
Berkshire Community College roof mounted PV system

FacilityDeck Monitoring.com link
Berkshire Community College (Pittsfield)
5 roof mounted installations, 394 kW
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=berkshire_melville
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=berkshire_stanley
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=berkshire_hawthorne
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=berkshire_field_admin
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=berkshire_anthony
Fitchburg State University
2 roof mounted installations, 89kW
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=fitchburg_state_anthony
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=fitchburg_state_sanders
Framingham State University
2 roof mounted installations, 98kW
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=framingham_state_campus_center
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=framingham_state_athleticcenter
Greenfield Community College
1 ground mounted installation, 77kW
not available at this time
Department of Environmental Protection Mass. Recycling Facility(Springfield)
2 roof mounted installations, 129kW
not available at this time
Westfield State University
2 roof mounted installations, 109kW
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=westfield_state_wilson
http://live.deckmonitoring.com/?id=westfield_state_bates

In addition to these six (6) western facilities, DCAM has been installing solar PV systems at twelve (12) 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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