Earning a Degree in
Solar Savings

Assumption College, Spencer, MA


Assumption College Solar Project


PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS

Environmental Benefits

CO2 Offsets: 4,885,094 lbs.
annually
CO2 Equivalent: 426.39
cars removed from the road
annually

Technology

Yingli-YL240 and YL260
Panels: 9,815

System size

2,500 kW (DC)


Assumption College wanted to install solar panels at an off-site location to feed clean electricity back to the campus. Going solar would allow the school to avoid rising utility costs, but it didn’t have the resources to finance a large PV installation. After contacting ConEdison Solutions, Assumption College signed a 21-year power purchase agreement that covered all installation costs for a project that would have cost the school $8.35 million. The College went solar with no up-front costs. And it now saves $20,000 a year in electricity bills.

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