PARKING POWER: SOLAR CARPORTS. - Free Online Library

Byline: Diane Dietz The Register-Guard

The solar energy explosion under way on business rooftops in Eugene

is spilling out onto parking lots as firms erect free-standing solar

carports to shield their employees and customers and give their

companies extra electrical power.





Driven by generous incentives and tax credits, five solar carport projects sprang up in Eugene during the past few years. A medical

office, an urban business parking lot, a health care provider and a gas

station all h