This dairy farm is completely independent, relying upon its solar array to provide 100% of the needed electricity for operations, running off grid with a battery backup.
- Monticello Dairy
- 567 Old Ridge Road , Avella , PA 15312
- 10,000 sq ft
- Energy need met:
- 100% or more of electricity
- Solar PV
- February 2014
- Size of System:
- 37.5 kW
- To generate electricity
- Own or Lease:
- Cash Purchase
Installed to offset electricity usage on my property consisting of a house, dairy barn and 3 other heated garages. Electricity usage is offset 100% and battery backup ensures production continues even during a power outage.
Saving money on electricity, green energy production
Little to no maintenance is required, occasionally cleaning of solar panels.
There are many myths out there, many of them are not true.
Experience with Installer:
Sales and installation team were a pleasure to work with.
Open House Info:
Working Dairy Farm (Please set appt.)
Retail space (e.g., Store, Laundromat, Restaurant)|Solar PV