US grocery store chain installs nearly 3,000 solar panels to power bakery’s operations

The project is expected to produce enough clean energy to power 240 homes for a year

US grocery store chain Ralphs and Food 4 Less has announced the installation of nearly 3,000 solar panels to power the operations of the 300,000-square-foot Californian bakery facility.

The project will have a capacity of 1MW and is expected to generate 2,009MWh of clean energy annually, which is equivalent to powering 240 homes for a year or slashing the annual emissions of 300 cars.

The company's manufacturing team has partnered with the subsidiary of Duke Energy, REC Solar to install these panels.

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