Denver School of Science and Technology

Denver, CO
  • As of 5:06pm MST
  • Power
    44.0 W
  • Irradiance
    3.6 W/m2
  • Temperature
  • Lifetime
  • 8,541.0 kWh
    11,957.4 lbs of CO2 Avoided


Mostly Cloudy at 4:58pm
53 °F/12 °C
Mostly Cloudy at 4:58pm
Wind direction: E
Wind speed: 1 mph

System Specs

1.0 kW
170.0° from North

System Installer

  • Encore Electric
This week, Denver School of Science and Technology 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 1.1-kilowatt solar-electric system was installed in November 2008 on the new middle school building at the Denver School of Science and Technology (DSST). DSST's Middle School Program has a college preparatory focus, with an emphasis on developing core liberal arts skills in reading, writing, mathematics and science. DSST will use the solar-electric system and Solar 4R Schools educational materials as a teaching tool for both middle and high school students. The program is designed to teach students and communities about sustainable energy practices.