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Sears Tower to add 2MW Solar to Chicago Skyline

Posted on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 at 4:58 pm by Solar Energy USA
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The former Sears Tower in Chicago is installing a 2 megawatt solar system on the building. So where are they going to find room for 10 acres of PV panels?  They have come up with a solution that allows for PV louvers to be placed on the southern facing side of the building.  Effectively, they look like slat blinds.

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