Bristol Consolidated School – Pemaquid, ME

266 panels on the roof of the Bristol Consolidated School help the school lower electricity costs and carbon emissions. Each year, their 81.13 kilowatt solar array will generate roughly 92,547 kilowatt-hours (kWhs) of electricity, offsetting the equivalent of driving over 168,800 miles in a gas-powered car.

The Bristol Consolidated School financed their array through a Power Purchase Agreement at no upfront cost. They are a PreK-8 school in Pemaquid, Maine.

By the numbers:

System size: 81.13 kilowatts (266 solar panels)
System output: 92,547 kilowatt-hours/yr
CO₂ reduction: 97,452 pounds/yr