Extra Space Storage’s solar portfolio with Pivot Energy to surpass 15 MW


By SB Staff January 24, 2023

National renewable energy supplier Pivot Energy is about to put in 9 extra rooftop solar methods on Extra Space Storage amenities. These methods will add 946.8 kW of capability to an expansive renewable energy portfolio that now totals 15 MW. The rooftop solar arrays developed all through this partnership will produce about 20 million kWh of electrical energy.

Extra Space Storage and Pivot Energy have collaborated on creating 150 solar tasks since 2018 throughout 12 U.S. states: Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, Massachusetts, Missouri, Rhode Island, South Carolina and Tennessee. Each solar system’s manufacturing displays 80-100% of the constructing’s energy.

Extra Space has been an trade chief in solar adoption for greater than a decade and was the primary self-storage firm to win Nareit’s award for demonstrating superior and sustained sustainability practices in 2020, profitable the identical award in 2021 and 2022.

“Solar has helped Extra Space Storage realize significant cost savings, but more importantly, it’s the right thing to do,” mentioned Steve Potter, mission supervisor at Extra Space Storage. “Working with a certified B-Corp such as Pivot Energy has been crucial to pursuing our own ESG goals.”

Pivot Energy is a turnkey industrial solar supplier that helps companies, municipalities, faculties, universities, non-profits and others scale back working bills and electrical energy utilization by maximizing state and federal incentives whereas additional greening their operations.

“This 15 MW milestone is certainly not the end of the road for Extra Space, and we look forward to helping them achieve even more of their sustainability goals in the future,” mentioned Erik Bruner, director of enterprise improvement at Pivot Energy.

 Pivot Energy is a nationwide renewable energy supplier that develops, funds, builds, owns and manages solar and energy storage tasks. Pivot provides a distributed energy platform that features a vary of companies and software program that serves the total solar ecosystem.

Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Extra Space Storage is a totally built-in, self-administered and self-managed actual property funding belief. As of June 30, 2018, the corporate owned and/or operated 1,568 self-storage properties.

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