Unimac Installs Area’s Largest Solar Energy System to Supply 30 Percent of Its Electricity
CARLSTADT, NJ—Jan. 30, 2012—Unimac Graphics, an integrated communications solutions provider, has installed the largest solar energy system in its area, producing more than 1 million kWhs of clean solar energy and furthering its commitment to environmental leadership. Expected to meet 30 percent of Unimac’s annual electricity needs, the system was designed and installed by Mercury Solar Systems.
“We are dedicated to protecting the environment, prevention of pollution and ensuring the health and safety of the community, our clients and our employees. Solar energy was a logical next step as we continue to execute on our overall master environmental plan,” commented George Amann, CEO at Unimac. “Mercury Solar Systems’ diligence in getting our paperwork approved and system installed helped us get up and running in just a few months.”
The 1+ million kWhs of solar energy will produce enough energy to power 75 average size residential homes each year. This is equivalent to recycling 16 million cans of soda, planting 58,000 trees and taking 105 cars off the road annually.
The company was awarded the Certificate of Environmental Stewardship by the State of New Jersey and ISO 14001:2004 EMS Environmental Management System Certification in 2009. Unimac is also Quality Management Certified; ISO 27001: 2005 – Information Security Management System Certified; IDEAlliance G7; Master Printer Certified; and Forest Stewardship Council and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative Chain-of-Custody Certified.
Unimac Graphics, is an integrated communications solutions provider, including cross media marketing solutions, digital media, web / sheetfed offset and web / sheetfed digital printing, web inkjet printing, cast & cure, cold foil printing process, and in-line finishing, binding, mailing, distribution, and logistics. UNIMAC Graphics delivers the most complete value package available to customers who communicate through digital and printed materials. The company produces advertising and marketing collateral, displays and point of sale materials, packaging, direct mail, annual reports, magazine inserts, large format offset printing and catalogs.
About Mercury Solar Systems
Mercury Solar Systems is one of the leading solar integrators on the East Coast recognized for two consecutive years as one of Inc. 500’s fastest growing energy companies. The Company designs and installs solar panels and solar energy systems for commercial and residential customers and to date has installed nearly 2,000 solar systems in excess of 35MW of energy. Mercury Solar Systems is a subsidiary of Mercury Energy, a leading provider of solar energy systems throughout the United States.