Posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 3:51PM EDT
SALINAS, Calif., and TRACY, Calif. — Taylor Farms, North America’s largest producer of salads and healthy fresh foods, announced the completion of the company’s largest solar panel installation to date. Located at Taylor Farms Pacific in Tracy, CA, the new solar array spans over 300,000 square feet and will power 67 percent of the facility’s energy needs.
“I am thrilled to see yet another one of our sustainability projects come to fruition, and this is one of our most exciting projects to date” said Nicole Flewell. “With each installation, whether solar, wind or cogeneration, we continue to add clean power to our facilities nationwide in the most sustainable manner possible.”
This 8,204 panel installation spans 7.5 acres of rooftop space, making it the largest private solar panel array in San Joaquin County. The system provides 2.256 megawatts (MW) of direct current (DC) power to the…