Accession Number:

ADA585052

Title:

Tyndall Air Force Base Photovoltaic Powered Residence

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 1983-Apr 1984

Corporate Author:

TRI-SOLAR CORP BEDFORD MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

In a joint Department of Defense DODDepartment of Energy DOE Federal Photovoltaic Utilization Program FPUP Air Force Engineering and services Centers Facility Systems and Analysis Branch designed and installed a 2kW photovoltaic residential system on half of the bases duplex resident units which supplemented power from local power company. DOE provided the funding to accelerate the commercial growth of a viable US industry that supplies photovoltaic systems, and develop performance data on divers photovoltaic systems applications. The design and installation cost 80,000 and was funded by FPUP.

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE