The Waldo Hub Nonprofit Center utilizes an 18,000Kwh passive solar panel system installed in 2020.
The forty-eight (48), 280 watt Silfab panels (Made in USA) is designed to generate ~90% of the Hub’s annual electricity needs and reflects our commitment to the environment and lowering operating costs.
Last year (2020) this system generated 27 Megawatt* hours and saved an equivalent of 42,000 lbs of C02.
“A megawatt is a unit for measuring power that is equivalent to one million watts.
One megawatt is equivalent to the energy produced by 10 automobile engines.
A megawatt hour (Mwh) is equal to 1,000 Kilowatt hours (Kwh). It is equal to 1,000 kilowatts of electricity used continuously for one hour.”