Mare Island PV Solar Project

TEC installed solar panels at th Veterans Affairs Out-Patient Clinic (VAOC) in Mare Island, CA.  TEC worked with the General Contractor as an SDVOSB subcontractor to install a 109KW photo-voltaic solar system on the VAOC rooftop.  2011-2013.  Below you see the panels on the roof and the Satcon weather station that were installed.

clean_panels_westend weather_station_closed

Solar Powered Temperature Sensors


Starting in 2005 TEC has developed solar powered pavement temperature sensors for Cargill. The sun provides the power to collect data, assemble messages and trasmit the data via wireless networks.

Solar Panels for Kontali Elementary School in Djibouti, Africa

In 2012 Thompson Engineering delivered a solar panel system to the Kontali Elementary School in Djibouti, Djibouti, Horn of Africa.  It was Thompson’ first international job.  The system was a 12 kW system.  The following are some pictures from the job.

the panels and the school

the panels and the school

the battery storage and the inverter

the battery storage and the inverter

the school with the panels in the background

the school with the panels in the background

Thompson Engineering

Thompson Engineering Company (TEC) is a proven consulting and engineering company. We are pioneers in GPS/AVL technologies, an innovator in energy efficiency, and a leader in sustainability issues and applications.  TEC uses the latest technology, thinking, and engineering to create efficient solutions to complex technical problems and to improve management and leadership practices for government, education, and business.

The solar panels installed by TEC at the Mohave National Park in California.