California Rice Growers Go Green with ET Solar Modules

Oct 08, 2010, 07:00 ET from ET Solar Group Corp

NANJING, China, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ET Solar Group Corp ("ET Solar"), a Nanjing-based photovoltaic ("PV") systems integrator and vertically integrated manufacturer of PV products, announced grid connection of a 1.15 Mega Watt PV project equipped with ET Solar modules in the United States.

Located in Biggs, California, the project was built for Red Top Rice Grower Association ("RTRG"), a non-profit cooperative organization for drying and storing rice for the farmers in the state. It was developed and installed by Granite Bay Energy, a major PV system integrator in the region.

At unit peak output of 275 watt, almost 4200 ET Solar modules, specially developed for commercial and utility projects, were installed. With a 25-year designed life, the project is expected to generate approximately 2.4 million KWh of electricity annually and provide 70% power that RTRG requires.

About ET Solar

ET Solar is a vertically integrated downstream solar power products manufacturer and turnkey solution service provider. With local sales and marketing subsidiaries and offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, ET Solar has provided solar modules, solar tracking systems and turnkey solutions services to its customers in over 40 countries.

About Granite Bay Energy

Based in Roseville, California, Granite Bay Energy provides clean, reliable, and affordable solar and renewable energy solutions to throughout Northern California and the Western United States. Since 2000, this family-owned business has performed thousands of solar electric power, solar pool heating, and solar domestic hot water heating system installations.

SOURCE ET Solar Group Corp