University Selects Affiliate Of Retail Supplier To Develop Solar Installation Providing 30% Of Needs
Susquehanna University has entered into an agreement with WGL Energy Systems (WGL Energy) to develop a 3.9 MW DC (3 AC MW) ground-mounted solar array that will supply 30 percent of the university’s electricity needs.
The solar array is estimated to produce more than 5,300 megawatt hours (MWh) per year of electricity, enough to power all of the campus’ residence halls
Susquehanna will purchase that electricity from WGL Energy. WGL Energy Systems will own and operate the facility under a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA).