March 30, 2010

Chevron Tests 7 Solar Technologies

siliconesolar.jpg

Chevron is conducting a test to determine what kind of solar technology gives the most bang for the buck. The 8 acre Project Brightfield, located in Bakersfield, California, is trying out 7 different types, with six of them thin-film and one a crystalline-silicon photovoltaic technology, like the one shown above. The 7,700 solar panels are not just there for scientific purposes. The 740kW power generated will go to local utilities and Chevron's oil production operation.

Via Chevron
use generic picture

Read More in: Solar News | Solar Power System

Share this Article with others: social bookmarking

Related Articles:

Came straight to this page? Visit Solar Snob for all the latest news.

Posted by Sheila Franklin at March 30, 2010 9:05 PM
Recent Comments
Post a comment









Remember personal info?




Please enter the letter "b" in the field below:
Please press Post only once. Submission of comments takes up to 20 seconds because of Spam Filtering.
Join the Mailing List Mailing List
Enter your Email

Subscribe - RSS

facebook_badge.jpg twitter_badge.jpg

Navigation

Visit our other properties at Blogpire.com!

Archives

EcoPire


Powered by
Movable Type 6.0.3
All items Copyright © 1999-2014 Blogpire Productions. Please read our Disclaimer and Privacy Policy