Clarkson Solar

Size: 2.3 MW (DC)

Location: Potsdam, NY

Distinguishing Features

  • Won a performance based incentive through the NY-Sun Competitive PV Program administered by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA).
  • Designed for extreme weather and snow conditions.
  • Adjacent to a municipal Airport.
  • Energy supplied to Clarkson University under a long term Power Purchase Agreement.

Clarkson will purchase the power produced by the facility through a long term fixed rate contract which will act as a hedge to future rising energy costs. In addition to the cost and environmental benefits of the project the PRAXIS Solar online learning system will be incorporated as a real world learning opportunity for students.


Clarkson Solar Construction