Education: Going solar
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 @ 00:22
A C of E village school proves that even small can go solar, and
reap the rewards, says Margaret Holness
PENDOCK Primary, a tiny Church of England village school in
Worcestershire, with just 43 pupils, has become what is believed to
be the one of the smallest energy- suppliers to the National Grid.
Since solar panels were installed on its roof, in May 2013, it has
earned more than £400 from its feed to the grid, and saved £500 on
its energy bills.
The move to solar energy was mooted by Mechteld Blake, who
chairs the parent teacher association. Ms Blake, an environmental
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