UVA Heat Plant Ash Silos

UVA Solar Partnership

Dominion Virginia Power, in partnership with the University of Virginia, has installed the Universities’ largest renewable energy project, a 364 kilowatt solar photovoltaic system atop the UVA Bookstore and Ruffner Hall.

Sustainability at the University of Virginia calls for ingenuity to promote the well-being of the community, solve local and global challenges through scholarship and practice, educate ethical leaders, and steward this special place.

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President Sullivan Cutting a Ribbon for Solar Panels

UVA, Dominion Virginia Power Celebrate Solar Energy Partnership

The University of Virginia and Dominion Virginia Power on Tuesday inaugurated two rooftop-mounted solar arrays on Grounds with a ribbon-cutting ceremony before an audience of more than 100 people at Newcomb Hall.

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Sustainability Annual Report

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Events

Solar Ribbon Cutting

11:00am - 12:00pm
Newcomb South Meeting Room

Master Naturalist Info Session

7:00pm
Ivy Creek Natural Area.

Film: SEED The Untold Story

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Stonefield Cinema

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