German American School of Portland

Beaverton, OR
  • As of 5:06am PDT
  • Power
    Output
    170.0 W
  • Irradiance
    52.6 W/m2
  • Temperature
    Cell
    49.6°F
    Ambient
    51.6°F
  • Lifetime
  • 44,812.3 kWh
    62,737.2 lbs of CO2 Avoided

Weather

Fair at 4:53am
46 °F/8 °C
Fair at 4:53am
Wind direction: N
Wind speed: 0 mph

System Specs

1/26/2009
8.0 kW
20.0°
180.0° from North
This week, German American School of Portland generated Kilowatt-hours of electricity.From fossil-fueled sources, this amount of electricity would have emitted lbs of CO2 into the atmosphere.

This could power:

  • An electric toothbrush for
  • A 42" plasma-screen television for
  • A typical video game system for

German American School of Portland (GSP) is located in Beaverton, Oregon and is home to one of the largest PV system on a school in the state, as of January 2009. Under peak sun conditions, the 7.8 kW system can generate enough electricity to light more than 560 compact fluorescent light bulbs. The PV system was donated by SolarWorld USA, with additional funding provided by PGE and Energy Trust of Oregon. BEF provided project management and educational materials.