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School Wind Project at Center of Excellence for Renewable Energy Visitor Center

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Center of Excellence for Renewable Energy Visitor Center

4200 Connecticut Ave, NW

Washington, DC 20008-1122

United States

(38.9437/-77.0639)

Size: 0.4 kW

Technology: Two 200 W

Type: Educational Center/Museum

Wind for Schools Type: Other non-affiliate

Status: Operating

Phone: (202) 274-5834

Discussion

The University of the District of Columbia's Center of Excellence for Renewable Energy Visitor Center demonstrates renewable energy in a portable package as a model for developing rural nations. The site is powered by a 2-kW photovoltaic array with two complimentary 200-W small wind generators and an integrated battery backup system. The project was supported by a renewable energy demonstration grant from the District Department of the Environment.

Project Content Last Updated: March 09, 2010