Portage property management firm reducing energy costs with solar electric

Friday, January 15, 2010

From a news release issued by Focus on Energy:

MADISON, WI – Focus on Energy, Wisconsin’s statewide resource for energy efficiency and renewable energy, and Alliant Energy are pleased to announce that LCH Properties LLC, a Portage-based property management firm, has received a financial incentive in the amount of $28,289 from Focus on Energy for a recently-completed renewable energy project.

The dollars will go toward an 11.52-kilowatt solar electric project that was installed on the property of Christine and Gerald Hart, owners of LCH Properties LLC. The solar electric project consists of four, 2.88-kilowatt dual-axis tracking systems that are estimated to produce about 19,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity annually.