Energize Muscatine. Started out in Cedar Falls. Sponsors: DOE IDNR MP&W. U.S. Dept. of Energy. The Challenge. • Cities, counties, and states • Energy utilities • Private businesses • Others. Partnerships. Energy Ed. Buildings. • Energy efficiency measures
Started out in Cedar Falls
U.S. Dept. of Energy
• Cities, counties, and states
• Energy utilities
• Private businesses
• Energy efficiency measures
• Performance contracting and other financing mechanisms
• Technical assistance and expertise
• Multifamily dwellings
• Private commercial buildings
• Municipal facilities
MP&W Acting as Coordinator
Renewable Energy Poster Contest
Finished car frame with motor, support axles and pulley installed.
Finished car frame with motor, drive belt and payload.
Completed Junior Solar Sprint race car with solar panel wired to the motor.
Electric Race Car Building
Motion Sensors Non-Profit Org.
Data analysis shows approximately a 19% reduction in total lighting power for buildings after installing Motion Sensors and making sure that the time delays were properly adjusted.
3.94 Year Payback
Wind TurbinesEquivalent in Renewable Energy Sources
Photons in Sunlight cause electrons to movefrom the outer shell of one atom to another
Inverter & Control Center Money.
PV Output vs Utility Demand Money.
Data can be found at the website of Richard Perez
Data can be found at the website of Richard Perez http://lunch.asrc.crestm.albany.edu~perez/
PV @ MP&W Money.
PV @ Allsteel Inc. Money.
Benefits to Muscatine Money.
From Solar Muscatine
John R. Root, Energy Services Advisor
Muscatine Power and Water