We are in the design & permitting stages of a ground-mount solar PV project at the Grass Valley Charter School garden. Solar will off-set utility costs as well as provide an opportunity for students to learn about renewable energy.

Mr. Crosbie has done a wonderful job building the first stages of the solar shade structure on which we will be installing a 10kW PV array to off-set some of the utility electricity charges. The garden was chosen as the preferred location so as to provide shade for students while in the garden, as well as a learning opportunity for the students interested in discovering the role that renewable energy plays in sustainable solutions.

Click here to learn more about volunteer opportunities for this project.

Location

Grass Valley, California, USA.

Contact

Eric Stikes, Founder: Good Sun – eric@goodsun.life
Alexander “Crosbie” Walsh, Gardner: Grass Valley Charter School -awalsh@gvsd.us

Start Date

Expected early June, 2018

Status

PV Modules have been delivered. Design, permitting, logistics, and fundraising underway. Seeking volunteers. Special thanks to the Ruebusch family for donating a portion of the PV modules.

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