The state’s efficiency utility is offering a bonus incentive in hopes of getting schools to schedule summer installations.
Student campaigns are underway on more than a dozen campuses demanding a transition to 100% renewables.
An alternative proposal would provide money for a massive diesel-to-electric conversion across the state.
The Ecology School’s new campus in Saco, Maine, is expected to produce more energy than it uses each year.
Gabe Chan, an assistant professor at the University of Minnesota, seeks to connect research with public policy.