Case Study: California Biotech Company

Onyx completed the installment of a 1.1MW solar and storage solution in California in 2021. This project supplied a PV+Storage integrated solution to reduce power costs and manage peak demand of the facility.

Project Background

  • Onyx is owner and acting utility for a ~1MW rooftop project located in Northern California
  • Onyx managed oversight of construction at the facility, inclusive of utilizing a large crane pic consisting of (6) 8-hour days of weekend work to accommodate for the facilities production areas and production schedules
  • Onyx supported the facilities initiative of LEED GOLD Status, qualifying renewables on site that provided a cost offset of 5% of total energy cost of the facility
  • Onyx complied and reported as required with all Safety OSCHA and CDC compliance regulation to maintain a construction schedule during the 2020 COVID Pandemic

Technical Summary

  • COD Portfolio Size: 1.1 MW
  • System Type: Rooftop
  • Equipment: GCL 375W modules; SMA Inverters
  • BESS: 250 kW / 1000 kWh Tesla Powerpack
  • Interconnection: Net metered and interconnected to PGE Utility Transformer
  • Contract Structure: PPA for 20 years with (2) 5-year optional extensions