Solar energy funds a scholarship on Salt Spring Island

Andrew Chan

Gulf Islands Secondary School (GISS), located on Salt Spring Island, B.C., is not your average high school. Not only is the school home to an 84-panel solar system that is helping green Canada’s energy systems—those solar panels also help fund an annual scholarship for a GISS student pursuing post-secondary sustainable studies.

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Bullfrog Power and Pender Solar Initiative launch a new solar project on BC’s Pender School

Solar on Pender Island school

The Pender School solar project will generate approximately 25,000 kilowatt-hours per year. The revenue from that power production will be used to purchase science equipment for the school and to fund scholarships for Pender students studying renewable energy and climate change, or training to be electricians capable of installing solar panels.

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