Spottswood Estate Winery and Vineyard

Description:

PV solar to vineyard and wine production

IFES Number: 4

City: St. Helena

State: CA

Country: USA

Type of Firm: farm, food processing

Main Products: wine

Ownership Type: private

Technology: Solar PV

Operational Status: Operational

Year Installed: 2007

Energy Feedstock: solar

Energy Produced: 73 kW

Fossil Energy Inputs Replaced: 65% of energy needs replaced

Resources Upcycled or Conserved: energy

Website: http://www.usda.gov/oce/reports/energy/Web_SolarEnergy_combined.pdf

Outputs: electricity (for well pumps, lighting, winery, offices)

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