Real Goods Solar to deploy solar power system for Calif. sanitary district

Real Goods Solar RGS Energy California sanitary water district

RGS Energy, the commercial and utility division of Real Goods Solar Inc., is deploying a 1.1 MW solar power system at Ironhouse Sanitary District’s water recycling facility and administration building in Oakley, Calif.

RGS Energy will design, install, monitor and maintain the system, which will use a 1 MW single-axis tracking system and 60 kW carport system. Construction will begin in the fall of 2013 and be completed in the first quarter of 2014.

According to a statement from Real Goods Solar, ISD will save a total of of $5.9 million for electricity costs over the next 25 years using the system.

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