Sunnyside Environmental School

Portland, OR
  • As of 2:46am PDT
  • Power
    Output
    233.0 W
  • Irradiance
    222.3 W/m2
  • Temperature
    Cell
    66.3°F
    Ambient
    51.8°F
  • Lifetime
  • 6,804.5 kWh
    9,526.2 lbs of CO2 Avoided

Weather

Lt Rain at 2:09am
51 °F/11 °C
Lt Rain at 2:09am
Wind direction: SE
Wind speed: 6 mph

System Specs

3/26/2008
1.0 kW
30.0°
180.0° from North
This week, Sunnyside Environmental 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

Sunnyside Environmental School's 1.1 kW solar array generates more than 1,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity per year. As a learning tool, the system introduces students to renewable energy technology and provides an opportunity to explore energy issues in an interactive, hands-on way. The web-based data monitoring system that accompanies the installation allows students to observe real-time system performance and download historical data for presentation and analysis. An interactive touch-screen kiosk inside the school displays live system data and information about conservation and other renewable energy sources.