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Atlanta, GA, United States, 2009/02/05 - A 2.2kW Solar PV Array helps Supply Clean Electric Power to the Link Group in Sandy Springs, Georgia.
An array of twelve Schuco Solar photovoltaic (PV) modules has been installed on the roof of The Link Group – Market Research in the Atlanta suburb of Sandy Springs. The solar panels help power the day to day operation of this 7,500 square foot office building in the Lake Ridge 400 Condominium Office Park, 7000 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, Georgia. This 2.2kW solar PV system, supplied to The Link Group by Soenso Energy of Marietta, Georgia, will generate an estimated average of 246kWh per month of clean electricity.
Coal accounts for approximately sixty-four percent of the fuel mix used by utilities in Georgia to generate electricity (Source: U.S. EPA). By partially powering The Link Group with 246kWh per month of solar-generated electricity, this new solar PV system will have these positive effects on our environment:
• Prevent an estimated 4,640 pounds of carbon dioxide from being released into the atmosphere each year;
• Is comparable to about 5 barrels of oil not imported for a year;
• Is the equivalent to roughly 1/2 acre of pine forest storing carbon for a year.
About The Link Group
With offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, The Link Group is a market research consultancy that provides global research services to enterprise clients. Our primary services are comprised of qualitative and quantitative data collection and strategic analysis. Most of our clients are from the Healthcare, Technology, Retail and CPG sectors, though we cater to all industries. P: (770) 350-0075.
About Soenso Energy
Located in the Atlanta suburb of Marietta, Georgia, Soenso Energy (soenso.com) has been a leading provider of commercial and residential renewable energy products since 2004. Soenso Energy offers sales and professional installation of solar thermal water heating, solar photovoltaic (PV) electric and small wind turbine electric. Federal and Georgia clean energy income tax credits are available for the installation of these renewable energy technologies.