I can’t believe it’s already been a year since I wrote a recap of events for 2016! From a mild winter to a hot and dry summer (at least for us in Solomon), it was busy as usual. Here is a short recap of DS&O events in 2017.
Peak Generator – This past summer we leased a second generator to help us shave our peak demand. We installed the 600 kW unit at our I-135 substation just NW of Salina and ran it in July and early August. The unit was running when we hit our peaks in July and August. Combined with our 1 MW peak generator in Solomon, we were able to net a savings of over $200,000 in power costs.
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