Project Summary: Knox County Detention Center, Knoxville, TN
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|Project Name||Knox County Detention Center|
|Owner/Operator||Knox County, TN|
|Date Operational||July 2010|
|Building Type||Public building|
|Building or Application Size||1,036 Beds|
|Collector Area||12,000 ft2|
|Storage System Type||Water|
|Storage Size||14,400 gallons|
|Auxiliary Fuel||Natural Gas|
|System Installation Contractor||FLS Energy|
|Contractor Contact||Chris Dunbar|
|Brief Project Description||
The 300 panel system at the Knox County Detention Center is capable of generating 14,400 gallons of hot water per day. The system is ground mounted, serving six building pods.
|For More Information||Energy Empowers: Knox County Detention Facility Goes Solar for Heating Water|
|Project Contact||Bill Bondurant|