McElroy Metal installs 646 solar panels on metal roof in California desert

By Kelly Pickerel Components manufacturer McElroy Metal has added solar panels to a second manufacturing facility that will more than offset the plant’s electrical usage and show a return on investment in approximately three years.
Almost five years ago, McElroy re-roofed its Peachtree City, Georgia, manufacturing facility and topped the standing seam roofing with 1,960 solar panels. The 238T symmetrical standing seam roofing system with the 500-kW solar system was installed on top of a 34-year-old galvanized R-panel roofing system. The energy generated on the Peachtree City facility surpasses the plant’s energy consumption, saving McElroy Metal thousands of dollars.
McElroy Metal’s manufacturing facility in Adelanto,

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