Santa Clara County Renewables for Revenue

​​​Project Overview​

The County of Santa Clara Renewables for Revenue Project (Project) consists of six (6) ground-mounted solar photovoltaic systems that have been built on the County-owned properties listed to the right. Together, the six (6) systems have a capacity of 11.1 megawatts and will generate approximately 20 million kilowatt-hours of renewable electricity per year, equivalent to the energy used by 1,164 homes. The Project systems were built by Sunpower Corporation, Systems. 

Learn more through our Renewables for Revenue video​

Solar Photovoltaic Systems

Hellyer Landfill
Coyote Creek Trail, San Jose, CA 95111
 

Specifications

System Type*​ Ground Fixed Tilt​
​​System Output DC rating:* ​​2,740.5 kWdc
​​Estimated Year 1 Production: ​​4,609,799 kWh
​Module:​​ ​​SPR-E20-435-COM
​​Inverter: ​SMA 24000TL-US
​Foundation Type:​ ​Ballasted
​Delivery Point ​​Evergreen 2103

Reid Hillview Airport
2500 Cunningham Avenue, San Jose, CA 95148
 

Specifications

System Type*​​ ​​Ground Tracker
​​System Output DC rating:* ​1,044 kWdc
​Estimated Year 1 Production: ​​2,105,095 kWh
​​Module: ​​SPR-E20-435-COM
​​Inverter: ​​SMA 24000TL-US
​​Foundation Type: ​​Driven
​Delivery Point ​McKee 1104​

San Martin Airport
13030 Murphy Avenue, San Martin, CA 95046 
 

Specifications

​System Type*​​​ ​Ground tracker
​​System Output DC rating:* ​1,057.2 kWdc
​​Estimated Year 1 Production: ​2,821,817 kWh
​​Module: ​SPR-E20-435-COM
​​Inverter: ​SMA 24000TL-US
​​Foundation Type: ​​Driven
​​Delivery Point ​​Morgan Hill 2110

Malech Road
9501 Malech Drive, San Jose, CA 95138
 

Specifications

​System Type*​ ​​Ground Fixed Tilt
​​System Output DC rating:* ​3,836.7 kWdc
​​Estimated Year 1 Production: ​​6,384,884 kWh
​​Module: ​​SPR-E20-435-COM
​Inverter: ​​SMA 24000TL-US
​​Foundation Type: ​CIDH
​​Delivery Point ​​Morgan Hill 2110

Guadalupe Parkway
87 & Capital Expressway (SW Corner), San Jose, CA 95136
 

Specifications:

​System Type*​​ ​​Ground Fixed Tilt
​​System Output DC rating:* ​2070.6 kWdc​
​​Estimated Year 1 Production: ​3,421,712 kWh
​​Module: ​SPR-E20-435-COM
​​Inverter: ​SMA 24000TL-US
​​Foundation Type: ​Driven
​​Delivery Point ​​Evergreen 2105

Holden Ranch
19050 Malaguerra Avenue, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
 

Specifications

​​System Type*​​ ​Carport
​​System Output DC rating:* ​​443.7 kWdc
​​Estimated Year 1 Production: ​740,000 kWh
​​Module: ​SPR-E20-435-COM
​​Inverter: ​​SMA 24000TL-US​
​​Foundation Type: ​​Driven
​​Delivery Point ​​N/A

For Project-related questions, contact:

Lin Ortega
County Utilities Engineer Program Manager
[email protected]
408 918 2783

Brad Vance
Utilities Program Analyst
[email protected]
408 993 4711
 

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