Solar power education in Region 8

BATESVILLE, AR (KAIT) -One school district saves money by being energey efficient and educating students at the same time. The Batesville School District is using solar power to offset electricity costs, and helping students position for possible clean energy careers. The school district installed a $5 million solar power system that is expected to make about $100,000 worth of electricity per year. This will save the district about $2 million over a 20 year period. According to Batesville High School Principal David Campbell, energy costs have been steadily increasing about…

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