Minerallac Company located in Hampshire IL (Kane County), completed the installation of a 1.3 acre solar farm (350 kW DC), designed and built by Continental Electrical that will generate 100% of the company’s electricity. Solar will reduce operating expenses while also helping the company recoup generous tax and cash incentives. The company is investing in a clean power source which will make pollution-free energy for 25 years. Thanks to the Future Energy Jobs Act, Illinois is realizing its goal of 25% clean power by 2025. Solar creates green jobs and economic growth. Contact Tim Montague, by phone at 630.288.0292 or email tmontague@cecco.com for more information.

972 solar panels glistening in the northern IL sunshine at Minerallac Company
CECCO electricians install the first of 972 solar panels (modules) on the Nuance racking
Minerallac installs the first ground mount solar array in Hampshire IL

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