Treme Neighborhood School Goes Solar With Entergy

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NEW ORLEANS,, May 21 /PRNewswire FirstCall/ An advanced solar panel array was unveiled Friday at Joseph A. Green Building Council and the city of New Orleans.

The New Orleans public school is now equipped with a 25, kilowatt solar array that will produce approximately 36 megawatt hours of electricity annually enough to power three typical residential homes,,

The partners committed almost $1.7 million to the New Orleans Solar School Initiative with $1.5 million coming from Entergy. The installation at Craig Elementary,,
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"Sustainability is a core principle of our company,, and we’re proud to be the lead sponsor of the New Orleans Solar Schools Initiative and its latest project to install solar panels at Craig Elementary,
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The project includes an instructional component that will help educate both students and teachers about conservation and renewable energy,
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The New Orleans Solar School Initiative originated with Entergy’s purchase of carbon offsets registered on Winrock International’s American Carbon Registry from Nike in 2006. The transaction was part of Entergy’s long range plan to stabilize CO2 emissions 20 percent below year 2000 levels through 2010. Nike donated $150,,
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"With this project,,
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Craig, which sits on Saint Philip Street in the historic Treme neighborhood, reopened in January 2010 after undergoing a two year,
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"We’re delighted about this additional resource for Craig,
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