Cable Mill at Cades Cove - Great Smoky Mtns National Park


Customer goals:

  • Stop generator run time during the day
  • Save 75% of the fuel costs
  • Reduce generator maintenance and prepare for future solar panels.

Result: Mission accomplished!! Customer is running information area, store and comfort station on a battery system using generator as a power source for now and ready for future Solar.

Collectors: FUTURE

Inverters: 4 SMA Sunny Island 6048US Off grid inverters with 6500Amp-Hour 48 V batter bank capable of storing over 300KWH worth of power. Enough to run air conditioning, multiple electric hand dryers, vending machines and the all power needed at the mill area.