Limoneira Company B

Description:

Solar PV for lemon orchard irrigation

IFES Number: 16

City: Ducor

State: CA

Country: USA

Type of Firm: Farm

Main Products: lemons

Ownership Type: private

Technology: Solar PV

Energy System Components: 4 arrays

Operational Status: Operational

Year Installed: 2008

Energy Feedstock: solar

Energy Produced: 1 MW

Energy Uses: runs 250 hp motor for pumping well irrigation water

Fossil Energy Inputs Replaced: irrigates 1,000 acres

TCO2 Eq Avoided: 8.25 million lbs/yr

Website: http://limoneira.com/energy-waste-and-water/

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