Tahoma Senior High School

Covington, WA
  • As of 3:07pm PDT
  • Power
    Output
    486.0 W
  • Irradiance
    6.3 W/m2
  • Temperature
    Cell
    73.8°F
    Ambient
    59.7°F
  • Lifetime
  • 1,554.0 kWh
    2,175.6 lbs of CO2 Avoided

Weather

Overcast at 1:53pm
53 °F/12 °C
Overcast at 1:53pm
Wind direction: SE
Wind speed: 6 mph

System Specs

11/16/2010
1.0 kW
180.0° from North
This week, Tahoma Senior 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 solar array at Tahoma High School is located at the very front of the school. Look up as you approach the main entrance.....you can't miss it!

Students in Outdoor Academy, Global Academy, AP Environmental Science and other classes look forward to the "real world" applications the solar array will provide in their studies of renewable and alternative energy.

We are grateful to Puget Sound Energy for a $16,550 grant, Puget Sound Solar for system installation services and the Tahoma School District for making our solar project possible.