Project Description

205 kW Commercial Solar Installation for Flying S, Inc., in Palestine


  • Location
  • Palestine, IL
  • Total Size
  • 204.6 kW (DC)
  • Type
  • Roof Mount
  • Installed
  • July 2016
  • Utility
  • Norris Electric


Solar System

Project Statistics

  • Six Hundred Twenty (620) Suniva 330 Watt Solar Panels
  • Five (5) SolarEdge 33.3 Solar Inverters
  • Solar Rack by Advanced Racking
  • Array Size: 12,900 sq. ft.

Estimated Impact

  • Electricity Output: 278,700 kWh/yr
  • Electricity Savings in Years 1-10: $300,000
  • Return on Investment (ROI): 14.8%

Electric Submetering & Power Monitoring System

In addition to the 204.6 kW (DC) solar PV installation, an electrical submetering system with web-based dashboard was also installed.  The building’s main electrical feed, solar PV output, and all major subpanels are monitored.  The energy dashboard provides detailed electrical load info to help support on-going energy management efforts to reduce consumption (kWh) and power demand (kW).


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