Ryter Cooperative Industries executes each project with a comprehensive approach to client partnerships. We enhance the client vision by applying our team's collective and individual expertise and utilizing the necessary resources to bring these visions into fruition. It is RCI's intention to keep forward motion futuristically enhancing the ideas of those who secure our
services to realize their goals and ideas.
Lenox Center Resilience Hub- 67.5 kW
Chosen as the Prime Contractor of solar micro-grid solution provider for the City of Detroit's first climate resiliency hub for the New Lenox Center Resilience Hub. The new building, which is slated to open in 2023, will be an 8,116-square-foot facility built outside of the flood plain and will serve as a space for the neighborhood and a sustainable resilience hub during emergencies. The building will be powered by approximately 70kW of solar integrated will an industrial battery and generator for redundant power availability during grid outages. The center will include flexible space for indoor youth sports, community events, classrooms, and quiet learning spaces. Construction has already begun with land clearing.
Bridging Communities- 20 kW
Congress of Communities-7 kW
Bridging Communities and Congress of Communities were equipped with solar energy panels— an investment that will save nonprofits an estimated $160,000 in the next 20 years. And, equally important, the next time power outages sweep Detroit, neither organization will miss a beat.
SOLAR PERGOLA ROOF- 4.5 kW
Ryter Copperative Industries designed, build, and installed the 4.5 kW array solar roof top for Parker Village HP off grid Cafe that is planned to be the first of its kind in the country.
HIGHLAND PARK CRISIS COALITION- 2.25 kW
In partnership with the Highland Park Community Crisis Coalition RCI is to tested, repaired, and deployed generators in various Highland Park neighborhoods to provide mobile off-grid emergency power to the residents.
SOLAR-POWERED INTERNET- 10 kW
RCI and Allied Media partnered to install SOLAR-POWERED internet access points solar charge stations throughout various parks in the city of Detroit. These charge stations are accessible to the community; not only do they provide a source of power to charge phones and other mobile devices, they also provide wi-fi.
FOX CREEK ARTSCAPE
Merging art and solar design together at the Fox Creek Artscape Pavillion in the beautiful Jefferson Chalmers neighborhood! Thanks to the people at the College For Creative Studies Taubman Center we were able to show that solar lighting can be both practical and beautiful!
WALKER MILLER SOLAR PROJECT
Walker Miller Solar Lighting Project retrofit. RCI updated parking lot lighting for increased security and autonomy.
DIRUL ENERGY STATION- 3 kW
Dirul Energy Station is Detroit first off grid power station retrofitted from a 40ft Shipping container that isused to power the 7.5 acre D-Town Urban Farm. Systm system was designed and fitted with 3kW of solar and a state of the art Lithium Iron Phosphate battery system.