Commercial Solar Project

Centennial Immigration Center

425,306 kWh

Est. Annual Energy Production

Solar

Project Type

Centennial, CO

Location

253.8 kW

System Size

This 253.8 kW solar carport was designed and engineered by SunPower and includes more than 540 high-efficiency SunPower solar panels that are expected to produce more than 400,950 kilowatt hours (kWh) of energy during the first year, and 11.6 million kWh over its projected 30-year lifespan. The project also includes the installation of high-efficiency LED lighting to further reduce the annual energy use load by 79,000 kWh. This will allow the solar project to produce 85 percent of the building’s energy needs.

This system is expected to offset more than 12,700 tons of CO2 emissions over the next two decades. (That’s roughly the equivalent of emissions from burning 29,000 barrels of oil.)

Along with the solar installation, high-output, long-life LED lights were installed in the parking lot and under the four carports.  (These lights are approved by the International Dark Sky Association.)

side view of solar carport
U.S. Citizens and Immigration Services sign behind solar carport
solar inverters on pole of carport with solar panels in background
underneath view of solar carport with building in distance
SunPower inverter on solar carport
View of Centennial Immigration Center's Easy side with solar carports in front
aerial view of solar panel carports covering vehicles
parking lot of Centennial Immigration Center with solar panel carports
U.S. Citizens and Immigration Center in Denver with four snow covered solar carports
overhead view of solar carports covered by a little snow
Overhead shot of solar carport with snow
solar carport with SunPower inverters
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