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Green Power Switch News
Issue No. 3, Fall 2001


Generation Update

Solar power sites Generation July 1 - Sept. 30
Cumberland Science Museum 11,172 kWh
Dollywood Tram C   3,322 kWh
Dollywood Tram D/E   4,117 kWh
Gibson County High School   6,326 kWh
Ijams Nature Center   5,777 kWh
Cocke County High School   3,918 kWh
Duffield-Pattonsville Elementary School   3,873 kWh
Sci-Quest/North Alabama Science Center  12,181 kWh
American Museum of Science & Energy   5,250 kWh
Lovers Lane Soccer Complex 17,387 kWh
Finley Stadium 21,350 kWh

Total solar generation

93,673 kWh 


Wind power site Generation July 1 - Sept. 30
Buffalo Mountain Wind Park 416,264 kWh


Landfill gas site Generation July 1 - Sept. 30
Middle Point Landfill Gas Generation Facility 3,318,333 kWh


Participation Update
Total number of green power blocks subscribed: 12,979
Number of green power blocks subscribed since
July 1, 2001:
Number of residential customers subscribing: 4,404
Average number of green power blocks per residential customer: 1.7
Number of commercial customers subscribing: 201 business customers purchasing 5,601 blocks

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In this issue
Main Story: Green Power Switch Gets the Green Light to Use Methane Gas
Status Reports: New Solar Sites and Wind Power RFP
Perspective: Faith-Based Stewardship
Updates: Generation and Participation