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Six Ohio school districts are going solar with no upfront cost via Inovateus, En-Trust

Six Ohio school districts are going solar with no upfront cost via Inovateus, En-Trust

May 21, 2020 at 10:43 am 0 comments

Inovateus Solar, a Midwest solar developer, and En-Trust, an energy service and finance company for K-12 education, are collaborating on a portfolio of solar and energy efficiency projects for six Ohio school districts. When completed in 2020, the initial 10 solar and energy efficiency improvements will provide an average ofRead More

Solar parking canopies shading school buses at Analy High School, a Sage Energy site in the West Sonoma County Union High School District.

Santa Barbara School District to build solar-driven microgrids to improve community resilience

December 19, 2019 at 2:28 pm Comments are Disabled

As deadly wildfires and Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) become the “new normal” in California, communities are increasingly turning to renewables-driven microgrids to maintain power for their most critical loads during grid outages that can last for days or potentially weeks. To bring these communities unparalleled economic, environmental, and resilienceRead More

Cool story: Utah high schooler works to get her school a $100,000 solar system

Cool story: Utah high schooler works to get her school a $100,000 solar system

November 4, 2019 at 1:28 pm Comments are Disabled

A portion of the energy used by an Ogden-area high school is now coming from the sun, after a student took the matter of renewable energy into her own hands. St. Joseph’s Catholic High School senior Olivia Arbogast first approached the principal last year about getting solar panels on theRead More

Standard Solar adds California’s Lake Elsinore Unified School District to its solar project portfolio

Standard Solar adds California’s Lake Elsinore Unified School District to its solar project portfolio

October 2, 2019 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

  Standard Solar keeps expanding its footprint across the country, announcing this week the acquisition of a 7-MW portfolio of distributed generation solar projects for the Lake Elsinore Unified School District (LEUSD) in Lake Elsinore, Calif. The portfolio will be a mix of landfill ground mounts and solar canopies. TheRead More

912-kilowatt rooftop solar array. Photo credits: ReVision Energy.

Details on ReVision Energy’s largest rooftop solar project yet: Dover High School

August 27, 2019 at 8:19 am Comments are Disabled

ReVision Energy has completed the installation of the largest rooftop solar array in company history. The project at the Dover High School and Career Technical Center in Dover, N.H., includes 2,581 solar panels, increasing the state’s solar capacity by 1.5 percent and saving Dover taxpayers more than $4 million long-termRead More

Indiana school district to build two solar arrays to power its three schools

Indiana school district to build two solar arrays to power its three schools

July 16, 2019 at 9:08 am Comments are Disabled

Indiana’s Hamilton Southeastern Schools is partnering with Ameresco, Inc. to bring renewable energy to the school district in the form of ground mount solar farms. Two solar arrays comprised of 4,800 panels will power three of the district’s schools. Ameresco has also provided Hamilton Southeastern Schools with two solar wagonsRead More

New York to provide schools with energy benchmarking services

New York to provide schools with energy benchmarking services

April 15, 2019 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) announced a new program for Prekindergarten through Grade 12 schools (P-12) to receive free energy benchmarking services for up to three years. The program provides schools with a mechanism to measure, track, and assess their energy usage and greenhouse gasRead More

Energize Delaware funds solar + storage resiliency project at The Jefferson School

Energize Delaware funds solar + storage resiliency project at The Jefferson School

December 11, 2018 at 3:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Energize Delaware is pleased to have participated in The Jefferson School’s groundbreaking celebration for their new 141 kW solar array with battery backup. The system is part of larger expansion of The Jefferson School’s campus, and in keeping with the school’s commitment to sustainability. “Solar with battery backup is keyRead More

Fresno school district breaks ground on 8.2-MW solar canopy project (and how it got here)

Fresno school district breaks ground on 8.2-MW solar canopy project (and how it got here)

July 30, 2018 at 11:42 am Comments are Disabled

ForeFront Power and Fresno Unified School District broke ground on 8.2-MW of solar parking canopy systems across eight District facilities. This project dates back to Fall 2017, when the School Project for Utility Rate Reduction (SPURR) and Fresno USD conducted a statewide request for proposal process to select the bestRead More

Kingspan Energy completes its largest U.S. solar project atop Connecticut middle school

Kingspan Energy completes its largest U.S. solar project atop Connecticut middle school

October 27, 2017 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

Kingspan Energy, with financing from the Connecticut Green Bank, has commissioned nearly 1-MW of rooftop solar at Carmen Arace Middle and Intermediate School in Bloomfield, Conn. completing its largest project in North America to date. Kingspan installed 2,926 Hyundai panels on the roof of the school. The building covers approximatelyRead More