Home furnishings retailer IKEA has inaugurated a 618.2 kW PV array at its store in Baltimore. REC Solar completed the installation for IKEA.
The 77,300 square-foot system features 2,576 panels and is expected to produce 823,500 kWh of electricity annually, according to IKEA. As with its other solar installations, IKEA will own and operate the project.
This Baltimore installation represents the 13th completed solar energy project for IKEA in the U.S., with 20 more locations under way, the company notes.