DTE Energy today announced its Lapeer solar park, located in Lapeer, Mich., is now operational and producing enough clean energy to power 11,000 homes.
The solar array will generate approximately 1.2 million kilowatt hours of electricity per year, the energy equivalent to powering the annual electricity needs of about 155 homes in southeast Michigan.
This has been a big week for urban solar projects.
DTE Energy today celebrated the grand opening of the new Huron Renewable Energy Center in Bad Axe, bringing 25 renewable energy operations and maintenance jobs to Huron County.
SolarWorld has supplied solar panels for at least 10 other projects within DTE Energy’s system portfolio, including a system at the energy company’s headquarters in Detroit.
DTE Energy and its partner Domino’s Farms opened the largest operating
solar array in Michigan, today