The standby "pool on the roof" prank so often played on gullible incoming students will no longer be possible at schools in San Diego.
The San Diego Unified School District Board of Education has approved a contract with Amsolar to build and operate 5.2 megawatts worth of solar panels on its properties.
Amsolar specializes in building solar projects in conjunction with schools specifically, and offers an unusual space-for-electricity financing model.
Essentially it works like this. Schools provide their rooftops for use by Amsolar to build and operate solar projects. Amsolar owns, operates, and maintains the solar panel … Read more