Napa Sanitation District could get nation’s largest floating solar farm on ponds

“Ciel & Terre USA wants to cover 52 acres of the ponds with solar arrays to generate electricity for either PG&E or Marin Clean Energy. That’s an area about the size of the Vintage High School campus, five times the size of Napa’s downtown Fuller Park, bigger than 39 football fields.

If all goes as planned, in about two years the solar islands could be generating 23.5 megawatts of electricity for the power grid, enough to power several thousand homes. Think of the concept as solar panels on floats that are anchored.”

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