Oct 3, 2016

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UAB is now home to the largest solar-energy system in the city of Birmingham after unveiling its new 112-panel system that sits atop the campus recreation center.

“This is our first commercial-scale solar installation,” said Julie Price, UAB Sustainability Coordinator. The visibility of the system cultivates a recognition and inquiry from the community that aligns directly with our mission to generate public engagement. It is a great pinnacle project that will open the door for us to engage people about solar energy and other facets of sustainability as well.”

 

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