California utility unveils first rooftop in solar energy project

12/2/2008 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Southern California Edison unveiled a warehouse rooftop covered with 33,700 solar panels that will provide green energy directly to its grid. ProLogis owns the warehouse, which is the first of 150 commercial buildings that Edison plans to equip with solar panels. The photovoltaic project still needs approval from state regulators, but has the potential to power more than 160,000 homes when the sun shines.

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