SOLAR PANEL FUND
Solar panels on the roof of the Early Childhood Center....
project has been approved!
Using renewable energy will not only save on electric bills, but is a benefit for the nearby community as well. Installing solar will help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and global warming. Rooftop solar will also promote the use of renewable energy in the immediate neighborhood.
The presence of solar panels should ignite student and parent interest in clean energy.This addition will also create real opportunities for learning and teaching.
The upfront cost for this system - 227 solar panels generating about 127,000 kilowatt hours per year - is $165,921. Please consider donating to this worthwhile cause...click on the button for easy online donations!
TOTAL DONATIONS AS OF JULY 21, 2022:
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Contract signed July 26, 2021
Request for permit submitted December 7, 2021
Permit approved June 14, 2022
Work began July 5, 2022
As of July 29, 2022 the installation is
99% complete; waiting for Cook County
inspector, followed by ComEd approval.