Driven by curiosity, Mt. Wheeler Power’s general manager Randy Ewell felt compelled to gather reliable, estimates of solar capabilities and cost by putting in a small, stationary solar system at our Ely office. The system will be used to collect data, demonstrate collection of energy, serve as an educational tool, and prove the viability of net metering credits. “We agree that solar energy is an environmentally responsible choice, but we are also determined to provide the most reliable and affordable energy service to our membership,” says Randy Ewell. To check out some data from our own solar panel site, click the button to the right.