Diamond Solar - Pelion, SC

Diamond Solar - Pelion, SC

10.8 MW

Diamond Solar, a 10.8 MW grid-connected solar generator utilizing over 33,000 crystalline modules, supplies power to its local utility grid under a long-term PPA. The project is forecast to produce some 18.3 million kWh in its first year of operations, and amount of power that would equate to the annual miles driven from nearly 2,750 automobiles, or some 3.16 million miles driven by a single passenger car. Also, it would equate to the annual energy usage of nearly 1,550 US households, and to the amount of Carbon Dioxide sequestered by over 15,000 acres of forest.

Producing

18.3m

kilowatt-hours of
carbon-free electricity
annually

Offsets

2,750

passenger cars
annual usage

Equivalent to

1,550

American household's
annual energy needs