Solar Heats Up Oahu Electric Grid

Ba-Le installed 1,400 solar panels on the roof of its processing facility in Iwilei, where the company bakes bread and pastries for its restaurants and other commercial customers. Below, CEO Thanh Lam, left, and operations manager Trung Lam, his son. Ba-Le's Iwilei warehouse is powered by two photovoltaic systems: The 100-kilowatt system powers the company's La Tour Cafe restaurant, and a 280-kilowatt one is responsible [...]