Projects

Handel & Wilson Farms

Shafter, CA

Handel & Wilson Farms in Shafter, CA specializes in growing tree nuts, primarily almonds. CalCom Solar deployed a solar array featuring economical ground/fix tilt racking.

Benefits:

  • 360 kilowatt Ground Mount System
  • $2 million lifetime savings on energy costs
  • 611,670 kilowatt hours per year in clean, renewable electricity
  • Low, stable solar rates locked in for 25 years
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Handel & Wilson Farms

611,670 kilowatt hours per year is the equivalent of about 422 metric tons of carbon dioxide or the equivalent of

1,004,233
miles driven by an average vehicle
47,460
gallons of gasoline
17,574
gas grill propane cylinders burned
11,033
incandescent lamps switched to CFLs