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August 25, 2020

Solar Energy: Solar Power Feasibility Assessment from Closed County Landfill and Transfer Station Sites

Background Hillsborough County (County) Solid Waste Management Division (SWMD) is exploring alternative energy sources to offset operations and maintenance costs at County-owned facilities. SCS Engineers (SCS) conducted a financial feasibility analysis for the County’s transfer stations and closed landfills in order to provide quantifiable recommendations based on current technological ...

August 25, 2020

Solar Energy: Alliant Energy Solar PV Installation

Background Alliant Energy is transitioning its power generation portfolio to a more balanced mix of traditional and renewable sources. As part of this initiative, they ceased the coal-fired operations at the Rock River Generating Station in Wisconsin. Part of the decommissioning process included the closure of the coal ash ...

August 25, 2020

Solar Energy: Closed Landfill Solar Power Generating Station, Hanwha QCELLS USA

Rock River Generating Station, Beloit, Wisconsin Background After the closure of the coal ash landfill at the Rock River Generating Station, SCS Engineers (SCS) assists the owner of the solar power photovoltaic (PV) system with PV system design and site development of the landfill final cover. The design and ...