Green Power Projects

Introduction

AASHE's Higher Education Green Power Projects Database includes both on-campus renewable energy installations as well as power purchase agreements for renewable energy generated off-site.

At a Glance

722
Total Resources
451
Organizations
6
Countries
48
U.S. States & Territories
7
Canadian Provinces

Bars in graphs can be clicked to view resources that align with a particular category. Because a resource may be listed under multiple topics and disciplines, graph data may include higher total counts than what is indicated in total resources above.

722 resources

3 kW Rooftop Array: Library

  • St. Mary's College of Maryland (MD)

St. Mary's College of Maryland has a 3kW solar photovoltaic array on the roof of the College’s library.

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3 kW Canopy Array: Tennis Courts Walkway

  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (WI)

A photovoltaic array has been installed on a popular walkway adjacent to the campus tennis courts. The 2.9-kilowatt system slowly adjusts position to track the sun as it moves ...

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2 kW Solar Wall Mount

  • City Colleges of Chicago, Wilbur Wright College (IL)

Parking garage facade. Installed in Jul. 2007. PV Panel Type: Sharp NT180 Inverter Type: Sunny Boy SWR 1800U

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2 kW Pole Mount: Biofuels Facility on Ayers Lane

  • Appalachian State University (NC)

The Collaborative Biodiesel Project is a student-led initiative at Appalachian State University and was funded by the EPA P3 Award: "Student Design Competition for Sustainability" and the ASU Renewable Energy ...

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2 kW Rooftop Array: Kerr Scott Hall

  • Appalachian State University (NC)

Two graduate students in Appalachian State’s Technology program installed this grid-tie system in 2007. Along with the building’s vegetative roof, the photovoltaic array provides students with research and ...

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2 kW Solar Farm

  • Austin Peay State University (TN)

The new solar array converts energy from the sun into electricity to power a nearby classroom on the site. Any excess energy produced goes to Clarksville Department of Electricity and ...

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2 kW Rooftop Array: Campus Crossings at Briarcliff

  • Emory University (GA)

An array of ten Schuco Solar photovoltaic (PV) modules has been installed on the roof of Campus Crossings at Briarcliff in Atlanta, Georgia. The solar panels will help power the ...

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2 kW Rooftop Demonstration: WISE Center

  • Frostburg State University (MD)

The Sustainable Energy Research Facility (SERF) is an energy-efficient, completely off-grid, "green" building energized by sun and wind power. The project added technical knowledge and experience in design and construction ...

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2 kW Ground Mount Array: Ecohouse

  • Ohio University (OH)
  • Dovetail Solar & Wind (OH)

The solar array at the OHIO Ecohouse was installed by Dovetail Solar & Wind and is a 2.4 kilo-watt system. It is a grid-tied photovoltaic array; which means that ...

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2 kW Ground Mount Array: Community Education and Wellness Center

  • Owens Community College (OH)

The 1.7-kilowat solar array will feature eight panels and be used for hands-on learning as well as to convert sunlight into electricity for regular operational purposes within the Community ...

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2 kW Rooftop Array

  • Roger Williams University (RI)

Roof, fixed array. Inverter Type: SMA SB2500U

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2 kW Solar Laboratory

  • St. Thomas University (FL)

The project was proposedby Dr. Alberto J. Varela, Associate Professor in the School of Science, Technology and Engineering Management. Dr. Varela wanted to create a Solar Station at STU as ...

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2 kW Rooftop Array

  • University of Rhode Island (RI)

Location: 401 Victory Highway, West Greenwich, RI Array Size: 2 kW

of Modules: 8 (300 Watts each)

Module Manufacturer: ASE Americas

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2 kW Rooftop Array: Viking Union

  • Western Washington University (WA)

A 2 kWh array at Viking Union Array, visible from the PAC Plaza. This array was donated by the Bonneville Environmental Foundation, and WWU Facilities Management. A kiosk inside the ...

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1 kW Rooftop Array: Alumni Building

  • Berea College (KY)

The installation of the one kilowatt-hour photovoltaic array will convert sunlight to electricity and support a portion of the electrical needs of the building. The idea for a solar panel ...

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1 kW Ground Mount: Few and Evans Residence Halls

  • Emory University (GA)
  • Ayers Saint Gross (MD)
  • Gilbane (RI)

The University operates a small solar demonstration unit at Few and Evans residential halls — six panels that power a pump that helps bring reclaimed storm water back into the building ...

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1 kW Rooftop Array: Withey Hall

  • Green Mountain College (VT)

In 2010, four underutilized 120-watt panels were installed on the roof of Withey Hall. The PV panels now produce electricity and feed a battery bank to power the greenhouse.

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1 kW Rooftop Array: Farrell House

  • Middlebury College (VT)

Roof (Farrell House). PV Panel Type: (10) PV panels Inverter Type: Xantrex/ Trace 1500 watt inverter

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1 kW Rooftop Array: Saunders Hall

  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (HI)

Saunders Hall is home to the first renewable energy testbed functioning on a Manoa campus rooftop, courtesy of donations and logistical assistance from Hawai'i Energy Connnection, Enphase Energy, and ...

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1 kW Rooftop Array: Olin Library

  • Washington University in St. Louis (MO)

Roof (1): Olin Library/ 1.02 kW.2006: A little less than half of the costs were paid by the Committee on Environmental Quality. The Department of Facilities, Planning, and ...

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13 kW Solar Arrays

  • Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (NM)

Nine commercial renewable energy systems have been selected both to meet energy needs on the campus and to be serving the objects of practical study in the laboratory portions of ...

  • Posted Jan. 1, 2011
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2 kW Rooftop Array: Fed Hall

  • University of Waterloo (ON)

This 36-panel array of photovoltaic (PV) solar panels was installed on the roof of Fed Hall, the largest student-run pub in North America. In January 2004, the solar array went ...

  • Posted Jan. 1, 2011
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