Darlington School Solar

Darlington Community School District held a Ribbon Cutting for the largest solar energy system of any k-12 school district in Wisconsin on June 1, 2016. Energizing the elementary and middle school buildings, the 156 kW rooftop solar PV system generates 20-30 percent of the electricity used by each. (Read original EnergyOnWI Blog post)

Facilities manager explains the ballasting system.

Project team members Mark Hanson, Hoffman Planning, Design, & Construction Inc., Niels Wolter, Madison Solar Consulting and Darlington School Principal

Photos courtesy of Sherrie Gruder