Real Goods Solar has reported that it has secured over 5 megawatts in solar power projects across Arizona and California in key education, municipal, and commercial market segments.
PV-Tech is told these programmes were won by RGS Energy, the company's commercial and utility division, and will strengthening the company's backlog as it begins 2013.
The project sites range from police and fire stations, city halls and community centers to educational facilities and a luxury resort. The installations will feature solar carports and rooftop arrays designed to blend into the individual aesthetics of each site, with all the projects expected to be complete in the first half of 2013.
Tim Seamans, general manager of RGS Energy, said: “These projects will help our customers offset up to 80% of their electricity usage while substantially lowering their carbon footprint.”