The Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Ramona decided to go solar and take advantage of the abundant sunshine that falls on the parish building roofs most of the year. To help accommodate the buildingęs unique architecture and design, the solar panels and other solar energy equipment were ballast mounted and structured. The churchęs 20 kilowatt-AC solar energy system was purchased with a power purchase agreement that will save the parish more than $14,000 in the first year of generating its own renewable solar energy and $563,000 in solar power savings over the next 25 years.
This Catholic Diocese solar power installation by Sullivan Solar Power is part of the solar energy revolution and generating clean, renewable electricity for Immaculate Heart of Mary. On average, each year a solar energy system this size will: