Bertschi School

Seattle, WA
  • As of 5:46pm PDT
  • Power
    Output
    20.4 W
  • Irradiance
    5.6 W/m2
  • Temperature
    Cell
    46.2°F
    Ambient
    48.5°F
  • Lifetime
  • 25,403.8 kWh
    35,565.3 lbs of CO2 Avoided

Weather

Partly Cloudy at 4:53pm
69 °F/21 °C
Partly Cloudy at 4:53pm
Wind direction: NW
Wind speed: 8 mph

System Specs

11/4/2008
4.0 kW
30.0°
180.0° from North

System Installer

  • Puget Sound Solar
This week, Bertschi School 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

Located on North Capitol Hill, Bertschi School had a 4 kW solar-electric system installed in 2006. The visibility of the solar panels is a public symbol of the school's commitment to educating students about responsible global citizenship and environmental sustainability. In November 2008, Solar 4R Schools repaired the power monitoring and weather station of the photovoltaic system at Bertschi School, as well as provided activity guides and science kits to the school to assist educators in integrating renewable energy education into their curriculum.