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Skidmore plans 8-acre solar array

School says panels could provide 12 percent of campus energy needs

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Skidmore College would like to install 8 acres of solar panels on its property on Denton Road, creating a solar array that could be the largest in the area. If approved and built, the 2.084-megawatt photovoltaic project would generate about 2.6 million kilowatt hours per year, which college spokeswoman Andrea Wise said is about 12 percent of the campus’ electricity needs. The college would lease the land to two energy developers it is working with, ...

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May 16, 2013
12:31 p.m.

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What is the total project cost and what portion of that are "we the People" paying??