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Kwajalein Atoll (Marshall Islands)



Kwajalein Atoll

Army Corps of Engineers

Project Type:   Solar PV

Facility Description:  Military Installation

Project Size: 487 kW DC

System Description: Roof and ballasted ground mount of 1838 SolarWorld 265 watt modules and 3 Solectria commercial central inverters 2-65kW & 1-500kw.

This project was a design build ground and roof mount.  Photonworks Engineering designed custom ballast solution to meet Kwajalein’s harsh marine environment and exposure D wind rating. Photonworks partnered with Nan Inc. to construct the project under (MACC) multiple award contact with the U. S. Military.

This photovoltaic project will help the Department of Defense reach their renewable energy goals by producing 785MWh annually from clean solar power.