A permit application for a 150 kW community solar farm was received from the VT Public Service Board on September 28, 2015 and the associated wetlands permit received September 2, 2016.

The site is across from Magic Mountain in Londonderry on the north side of Rt 11. The land is leased from local land owners. Installation was completed mid-February 2017.

Londonderry Construction Progress

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Site plan from permit application

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Topo map, layout and restricted areas

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Local excavating contractor and staged posts and racking

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Glenn, center, and Ken, both of ISA, our installation contractor

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Post holes to be drilled into glacial moraine

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Detail of drill bit

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GMP connects site on 12 - 19

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Interconnection pedestal with combiner box, production meter and AC disconnect

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Temporary rack of 24 panels to meet interconnection deadline in 2016

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Solar Edge Inverter running temp rack's panels

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GMP Production meter showing initial kWhs

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REC 72-PE 315 panels staged

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Schetter racks staged

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Drilling progress January 6, 2017

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Posts ready for concrete. January 13, 2017

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Concrete pump truck packing up following post pour on Tuesday, January 17

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Final rack assembly on January 26

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Panel optimizers mounted on racks

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Inverters mounted ready for DC feed from panels

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Panels mounted and 35% energized - January 31, 2017

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Panel mounting complete Feb 3, 2017, 65% energized

Approximately 300 panels (REC 315 PE 72) will be sold on a first come first served basis at this site. SolarEdge inverters and Schletter racks will support the panels’ solar harvest.

The CPG number is #6441 – by clicking on the link at right you can download it. CPG Londonderry

The link to the right is our sample information packet for Londonderry to assist you in planning any panel purchase:  GMCS Residential Proposal Sample

Your agreement with us as a panel owner would be subject to this Londonderry-License-and-Contract

Our credit sharing partner (these folks accept the credits for the 50% of the farm’s panels retained by GMCS) is Brooks House in Brattleboro.

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