Nipton is pleased to announce the construction and startup of its 2010 Solar Generating Plant featuring state of the art CPV (concentrated photo voltaic) solar harvesters designed and installed by Skyline Solar of Mt. View, CA. The Skyline HGS 1000 incorporates the latest advanced technology in high sensitivity PV silicon cells, solar tracking and reflecting surfaces to maximize the power yield from the incoming sunlight so abundant in Nipton.
The design target for this initial installation is to provide approximately 85% of the electrical energy needs for the the community of Nipton, which when achieved will make Nipton the most Solar Powered Town in America.
The Nipton Solar Generating Plant is intended to play a significant role in moving toward the goal of a sustainable community lifestyle in harmony with is Mojave Desert environment.
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