Beaverton Resource Center

Beaverton, OR
  • As of 5:33pm PDT
  • Power
    Output
    758.0 W
  • Irradiance
    0.0 W/m2
  • Temperature
    Cell
    0.0°F
    Ambient
    0.0°F
  • Lifetime
  • 7,884.3 kWh
    11,038.0 lbs of CO2 Avoided

Weather

Fair at 4:53pm
93 °F/34 °C
Fair at 4:53pm
Wind direction: NW
Wind speed: 8 mph

System Specs

9/19/2007
1.0 kW
25.0°
180.0° from North
0%

System Installer

  • Dynalectric
This week, Beaverton Resource Center 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

The City of Beaverton added a 1-kilowatt solar array to the roof of its Resource Center to encourage residents to make the switch to green power. The solar installation was funded through an ongoing partnership between PGE, Energy Trust of Oregon, and the Bonneville Environmental Foundation. In addition to supplying clean electricity to help offset some of the resource center’s energy use, the installation is also a valuable teaching tool, providing web-based, real-time data on renewable energy benefits.