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Del Monte Electric Masters Numerous Challenges Installing Solar Panels on San Francisco’s Newly Renovated Exploratorium at Pier 15 in Time for April Grand Opening

April 30, 2013  | Dublin, CADel Monte Electric, one of northern California’s leading electrical contractors, is proud to have been a key collaborator on the newly renovated San Francisco Exploratorium at Pier 15, installing nearly 6000 photo voltaic (PV)  solar panels on the roof of the building, succeeding under challenging conditions and an accelerated timeline.   This $300 million investment into renovating Pier 15 on the waterfront Embarcadero is designed to be the largest net-zero energy-use museum in the U.S. with a cooling and heating system that uses bay water.

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Del Monte Electric Completes Largest Electrical Installation of Solar System for 51 Schools in Mt. Diablo Unified School District

 

March 6, 2013  | Dublin, CADel Monte Electric, one of northern California’s leading electrical contractors, celebrates their recent completion of a 51-school electrical installation for solar power systems at Mount Diablo Unified School District.  This large, 15-month project was a collaborative effort between a major solar provider, a general construction company, a steel erection company and an architectural and design firm to install over 12 megawatts of photo voltaic (PV) power to the entire school district, forecasted to reduce electric costs by $3 million per year.

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MDUSD Press Release_Final_030613