Solar Nation® Installs Solar-Electric System for Rosauers Supermarkets in Hood River, Oregon
March 31, 2011 — Solar Nation has announced the installation and commissioning of a 91.9 kilowatt solar-electric system on the Rosauers Supermarket in Hood River, Oregon. The system was installed by Rosauers Supermarkets, Inc. as part of their overall sustainability initiative, which also includes the adoption of recycling, reclamation, reusable bags, high-efficiency lighting and refrigeration, and local suppliers.
The 15,000 square foot system was designed, engineered, and installed by Solar Nation. The rooftop array is comprised of 638 Uni-Solar PVL-144 panels and covers approximately sixty percent of the grocery store’s roof. The solar panels and the inverter were manufactured in the United States.