25 Sep '14, 6pm

Kind of amazing that #NYC #schools could save $209 million over 30 years by going #solar

WASHINGTON, DC – Bolstered by the NY-Sun initiative, as well as by Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s continued commitment to renewable energy, New York’s K-12 schools could save a nearly a half a billion dollars over 30 years by utilizing solar energy, according to a newly-released nationwide study. New York City alone could save $209 million. Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools was prepared by The Solar Foundation (TSF) – with data and analysis support from the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) – and funded through a grant provided by the U.S. Department of Energy’s SunShot program. New York’s growing solar energy industry, which includes 425 companies and 5,000 employees statewide, has installed solar systems on 160 schools, generating 7,316 kilowatts (kW) of clean, reliable and affordable electricity and ranking the state's schools in the Top 10 nationally in i...

Full article: http://www.seia.org/news/new-york-schools-could-save-big-...

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renewableenergyworld.com 29 Sep '14, 8pm

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ewea.org 30 Sep '14, 2pm

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seia.org 18 Sep '14, 12pm

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