Washington Gas Energy Systems, Inc., a subsidiary of WGL (NYSE: WGL) today announced the completion of a one megawatt (MW) Cogenra Solar array that will produce renewable energy for Tucson Electric Power (TEP). The array at the Solar Zone, located at the University of Arizona’s UA Tech Park, consists of ground-mounted Cogenra T14 systems using Cogenra’s Dense Cell Interconnect (DCI) technology, which recently set three world records for peak power output. A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held to celebrate the completion of the solar array, the final project in the first phase of the UA Tech Park Solar Zone.
Cogenra Solar, a provider of high-performance solar technology, today announced that it has been awarded $2 million by the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative. With this award, Cogenra will scale its record-setting Dense Cell Interconnect (DCI) technology through an automated production line based in the United States.