Zane's Cycles

Solar Photovoltaic


System Size (kW DC): 22.68





Expected Annual Electricity Generation (kWh): 21,413







Sunshine: The Big Wheel at Zane’s

The solar photovoltaic system on the rooftop of Zane’s Cycles at 330 East Main Street in Branford is providing approximately 34 percent of this retail bicycle shop’s annual electricity needs.  Consisting of 126 Schuco solar panels, the 22.68-kilowatt solar array was installed by Aegis Electrical Systems.


Solar PV systems are a great way for cost-conscious small businesses, such as Zane’s Cycles, to control electricity costs and also protect the environment.   


Environmental Benefits


Annual Emissions Avoided (lbs.) *


23,768 19 12 45



The energy produced by this system is equivalent to:


The needs
of 3 homes

Removing the
emissions for 2 cars

Planting 4 acres of trees



Additional Information


Zane's Cycles

330 East Main Street  

Branford, CT 06405


Chris Zane




Are tours of this facility available? No


System installed by:


Aegis Electric



Learn more about Solar Photovoltaics




* Learn about how we calculate avoided emissions here