05 Apr '12, 5pm

Taking Solar and Wind Out to the Ballgame: With new solar and wind installations at two of its ballparks, Majo...

Taking Solar and Wind Out to the Ballgame: With new solar and wind installations at two of its ballparks, Majo...

With new solar and wind installations at two of its ballparks, Major League Baseball opens the 2012 season showing America the national pastime is still at the vanguard of social and technological change. Baseball was the first sport to play under lights, break the color line, pioneer live television broadcasts, end restrictive player-management relations, and lead the way into Latin America and Asia. Now it is swinging for the fences by driving the shift toward distributed renewables. In the last few years, the Boston Red Sox, San Francisco Giants, Kansas City Royals and Cleveland Indians installed photovoltaic (PV) solar systems at their ballparks. This year, the Seattle Mariners are joining the movement and the Indians are advancing the cause by adding a cutting-edge small wind turbine complex. The Minnesota Twins, the Royals and the Mariners are also leading a move to ...

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