` Prides Corner Farm (Lebanon, CT) Solar Installation - Earthlight

Prides Corner Farm

Prides Corner Farm Adds Solar

A self-sustaining energy supply on the roof over the heads of workers and products in their shipping area were two of the major improvements brought to Pride’s Corner Farms wholesale plant operation this year. Prides Corner Farm  |  Lebanon, CT

A self-sustaining energy supply on the roof over the heads of workers and products in their shipping area were two of the major improvements brought to Pride’s Corner Farms, a wholesale plant grower in Lebanon, CT. The 735 solar panels installed on the roofs of open-sided greenhouses built over the shipping area is expected to produce 25-percent of the energy used on the 400-acre farm.

The company received $187,184 from a USDA Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) grant that encourages renewable energy and energy efficiency investments at farms. They will receive an additional incentive of approximately $422,000 over the next 15 years in the form of a ZREC payment from the utility company.

Prides Corner Farms’ array is an example of a solar installation that takes advantage of a farm’s agricultural infrastructure, generating electricity that helps offset costs of production and makes the farm more viable. The solar panels covering the approximately 2-acre concrete shipping pad should produce about 296,600 kilowatts annually, or the equivalent of the electricity it takes to power 27 homes for a year.

Alan & Shirley – Tolland, CT

“From the beginning of our experience with the salesperson to the conclusion of the installation, we were in...”

Residential Solar

Prides Corner Farm

“A self-sustaining energy supply on the roof over the heads of workers and products in their shipping area w...”

Commercial Solar

Tim – South Windsor, CT

“I am very pleased to say that Earthlight made a great presentation, performed the installation in a timely ...”

Residential Solar

S. B. Andrews Company

“S. B. Andrews Company completed the installation of a 50 KW ground mounted solar installation at 10 North M...”

Commercial Solar

Town of Ellington Schools

“Updated five buildings with energy-efficient controls and fixtures, as well as installing solar panels on t...”

Commercial Solar

Marilyn – Union, CT

“We have been very happy with Earthlight. It is a pleasure to do business with such a professional group of ...”

Residential Solar

Swiss Cleaners & Uniform Services

“I wanted to get the job done and that’s what Earthlight did, I didn't have to do any of the legwork. The en...”

Commercial Solar

Oakridge Dairy

“We chose Earthlight because of their knowledge of electrical equipment and design. They are a local and rel...”

Commercial Solar

Joseph – Ware, MA

“Earthlight’s installation crew were very polite and treated my property as if it was their own. The whole p...”

Residential Solar

Interested in Learning More?

We’re happy to help answer any questions you may have. Ask away.

Get in Touch
Top