LEADING RETAILERS Save with SOLAR
Many retailers are proactively differentiating their brands for consumers who demand products be brought to market in a responsible way. Successful retailers are also actively deploying solar technologies to control unpredictable or rising energy costs. REC Solar has built long term partnerships with leading retailers offering turnkey solar solutions that address both customer and operational challenges.
- Fresh and Easy
- Big 5 Sporting Goods
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For your portfolio of retail and distributor locations, the REC Solar team helps identify the right sites, best technology and optimal financing solutions to maximize your return on investment. We address project obstacles early on, manage each step of the design and construction process, and keep you informed at each phase. REC Solar will also help you promote the switch to clean, solar energy with your employees, customers and local community.
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Retailers SAVING WITH SOLAR
33 sites | 6 states & Puerto Rico
Over 18 MW total
Under the Costco Solar Program, REC Solar is responsible for the turnkey design, engineering, and installation of solar systems placed on 33 Costco warehouses across the US and Puerto Rico. REC Solar has continued to work with Costco under this program since 2008.
11 sites | Arizona, California
Over 530 kW total
REC Solar was responsible for the turnkey design, engineering, and installation of solar systems placed on the rooftops of 11 Fresh and Easy stores in Arizona and one in Los Angeles, California. All roof equipment and racking was mounted with h standing seam clamp system, eliminating roof penetrations.
18 sites | 11 states
Over 17 MW total
Beginning in 2010, REC Solar designed and installed 18 rooftop solar PV systems for IKEA facilities across the United States. These projects represent over 17MW, or approximately 50% of their entire solar portfolio, and will help IKEA achieve their goals to reduce facility carbon emissions.
4 sites | Hawaii, California
1.1 MW total
REC Solar was awarded EPC contracts for solar photovoltaic systems at four Safeway stores located in Hawaii and California. These roof-mounted systems utilize Suntech panels and Advanced Energy inverters, and produce approximately 1,300,000 kWh of energy per year.
Kauai, Pearl City | Hawaii
205 kW total
In 2008, Longs Drug Store, now CVS, procured solar for multiple sites in Hawaii. REC Solar was awarded and has now completed two solar photovoltaic systems on the islands. These projects are part of CVS' plan to integrate solar into their corporate approach toward renewable energy.
3 sites | California
456 kW total
In 2010, REC Solar constructed turn-key systems for three Albertsons facilities including all design and engineering, building permits, installation and system monitoring installation. The projects were funded through a Power Purchase Agreement. Electricity costs from the solar system will be lower than utility costs for the next 20 years. REC Solar provided full EPC of all three grid-tied, roof-mounted solar photovoltaic systems.
flEXIBLE FINANCING OPTIONS
REC Solar will provide your business with solar financing options and compare the different cash flows and returns. Unlike firms that present only one option, our consultants will work with you to determine the right financing strategy for your organization.
Tailored leasing solutions help your company achieve energy savings with limited upfront cash outlay.
A cash purchase or loan is appropriate for customers who want to own their commercial solar energy system.