South Whidbey High School

Langley, WA
  • As of 8:40pm PDT
  • Power
    Output
    1,080.0 W
  • Irradiance
    1.8 W/m2
  • Temperature
    Cell
    59.5°F
    Ambient
    62.9°F
  • Lifetime
  • 8,428.0 kWh
    11,799.2 lbs of CO2 Avoided

Weather

Lt Rain at 7:53pm
54 °F/12 °C
Lt Rain at 7:53pm
Wind direction: N
Wind speed: 3 mph

System Specs

10/30/2008
2.0 kW
33.0°
180.0° from North
This week, South Whidbey High 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

The South Whidbey Solar Project reflects the community’s commitment to educate students and community members about sustainable power and transportation. The PV System and accompanying Electric Vehicle Recharging Station was installed on the roof of the Sports Stadium by the community, during a workshop organized by students Dylan Fate, and Trevor Martin (Class of 2008).

The photovoltaic (PV) system features a single 1.6 kW array of eight Sanyo 200-watt PV modules. The system can light more than 100 compact fluorescent light bulbs. Over a year, it can produce more than 1,500 kilowatt-hours of clean, renewable energy.