Since 2009, the City of Pleasanton has installed 24
kilowatts of solar photovoltaic systems on four municipal
buildings, generating 614,800 kilowatt hours of electricity each
The largest system is on the Pleasanton Operations Service
Center. The 360-kilowatt system consists of 1,568 solar panels
spread across four buildings. This installation saves the city
approximately $144,000 each year with a payback period estimated
at just over seven years.