UA "Daily Wildcat" features ENR2 Building Agrivoltaics Plan

05/11/2018 - 18:12

"The University of Arizona will be one of the first institutions in the world to have an agrivoltaics unit on top of a roof, combining two cutting-edge ideas — green roofs and solar sharing — into one, mutually beneficial unit.

Plans for an agrivoltaics array on the roof of the Environment and Natural Resources 2 Building were presented by the Office of Sustainability at a kick-off meeting Monday, Oct. 29, introducing the UA community to the planning, architectural design and funding for the project. The office said it hopes to move into construction this upcoming summer of 2019..."

Continue reading the article by Alana Minkler at the UA Daily Wildcat Includes quotes from School of Georgraphy and Development Associate Director Greg Barron-Gafford.

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