ESTIMATED ANNUAL SAVINGS: $12,000 | SYSTEM SIZE: 95.5 kW | SOLAR CONTRIBUTION: 30%
ALAMO BEER COmpany
The Alamo Beery Company's solar power plant was the first of its kind to incorporate a company logo design augmented with additional custom pieces to help define the image. The star is made of six pieces and is nearly 12ft in diameter. It has gained international attention and been referred to as “Solar Art”.
A year after the initial installation, Alamo Beer Co.
At the request of the brewery, this array is made up of entirely American-made components. It is currently the 25th largest solar project on a brewery worldwide according to solarplaza.com.
UNIQUE PROJECT CHALLENGES
When mounting solar panels to a rare, instant-rust metal roof with large roof ribs, draining water is a major concern. We addressed the challenge by utilizing specialized extra-long