ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Shout Box
Recent Posts
Photocell
by Docholiday. 01/22/18 10:52 AM
AreMetal Ladders Ever OK For Electrical Work?
by gfretwell. 01/22/18 01:15 AM
VDE 0100 to introduce AFCIs
by sparky. 01/20/18 05:09 PM
MRI LED lights dimmer control replacement - wow!
by Potseal. 01/19/18 08:52 PM
New in the Gallery:
Housebilding DIY wiring
SE cable question
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 14 guests, and 15 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2
Bigger? #195430
08/02/10 08:35 PM
08/02/10 08:35 PM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,918
Brick, NJ USA
Plans in today for a 4.26 MW rooftop system. Contractor claims it will be 'the biggest' rooftop install on the east coast!

Should start mid-September, as soon as the new roof is completed.


John
Tools for Electricians:
Re: Bigger? [Re: HotLine1] #197607
12/08/10 10:50 PM
12/08/10 10:50 PM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,918
Brick, NJ USA
This job is now in progress. Solar contractor has +/- 175KW of panels racked. Re-roof is behind schedule, and winter is closing in fast!

Pics of progress will be forthcoming.


John
Re: Bigger? [Re: HotLine1] #197695
12/15/10 10:17 AM
12/15/10 10:17 AM
H
harold endean  Offline
Member
Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 2,233
Boonton, NJ
John,

About how many panels is that? Would you know?

Re: Bigger? [Re: harold endean] #197702
12/15/10 10:53 AM
12/15/10 10:53 AM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,918
Brick, NJ USA
Harold:

Give or take...17,745 panels.



John
Re: Bigger? [Re: HotLine1] #197704
12/15/10 01:41 PM
12/15/10 01:41 PM
H
harold endean  Offline
Member
Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 2,233
Boonton, NJ
John,

Now that is a lot! smile

Re: Bigger? [Re: harold endean] #197718
12/15/10 09:40 PM
12/15/10 09:40 PM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,918
Brick, NJ USA
Yes, a lot of panels! The install is a ballasted system and I'll get some quantities of other items soon. it's been tough the last few days with the low temps, and the wind (25+ mph).

I hope to have some progress pics soon.



John
Re: Bigger? [Re: HotLine1] #199211
02/16/11 07:52 PM
02/16/11 07:52 PM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,918
Brick, NJ USA
Quick update & pics to follow soon...

Got a press release from the landlord of this site and they are touting a May 2011 on-line date for this system.

The inspections for this project were assigned to my inspector, and he is getting the pics to me soon. It's been busy!


John
Re: Bigger? [Re: HotLine1] #199521
02/28/11 02:01 PM
02/28/11 02:01 PM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,918
Brick, NJ USA
I just put a recent pic in 'Photo Gallery'

Last edited by HotLine1; 03/09/11 10:34 PM. Reason: location update

John
Re: Bigger? [Re: HotLine1] #200173
03/23/11 09:30 AM
03/23/11 09:30 AM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,918
Brick, NJ USA
Just was informed that this project is going to be the subject of a documentry movie!!



John
Re: Bigger? [Re: HotLine1] #200199
03/24/11 04:29 PM
03/24/11 04:29 PM
S
sparkyinak  Offline
Member
Joined: Jul 2007
Posts: 1,328
Alaska
Cool!


"Live Awesome!" - Kevin Carosa
Page 1 of 2 1 2

Featured:

2017 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2017 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman

 

Member Spotlight
CDS
CDS
Nicholson Ga
Posts: 34
Joined: June 2006
Show All Member Profiles 
Top Posters(30 Days)
Admin 21
Potseal 15
sparky 15
Popular Topics(Views)
243,595 Are you busy
180,393 Re: Forum
170,862 Need opinion
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Release build 20180101)
Page Time: 0.030s Queries: 16 (0.007s) Memory: 1.0234 MB (Peak: 1.2047 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2018-01-22 18:10:19 UTC