Marshall Middle School

Olympia, WA
  • As of 6:51am PDT
  • Power
    Output
    34.0 W
  • Irradiance
    508.3 W/m2
  • Temperature
    Cell
    84.5°F
    Ambient
    66.8°F
  • Lifetime
  • 6,005.0 kWh
    8,407.0 lbs of CO2 Avoided

Weather

Overcast at 6:13am
53 °F/12 °C
Overcast at 6:13am
Wind direction: SW
Wind speed: 15 mph

System Specs

10/14/2008
1.0 kW
16.0°
180.0° from North
0%

System Installer

  • Brothers Electric and Solar
This week, Marshall Middle 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

Thanks to a grant from Puget Sound Energy, students at Olympia's Marshall Middle School can now study renewable energy first hand.
The 1.1 kW solar photovoltaic demonstration project, dedicated on October 23, 2008, enables students to explore how clean, renewable energy systems work through direct, daily experience at their school. Environmental awareness is not new to students at Marshall. They already have a robust recycling and composting program, and participate in PSE's Powerful Choices for the Environment program.