IUSD in the news: Daily Pilot covers district’s plans to harness solar power, enhance instruction


As we mentioned a few weeks back, the Irvine Unified School District is working with corporate partners to install solar panels at a number of sites, and some are nearing completion.

Not only will the clean and silent panels save the district a significant amount of money over time, but they’ll also become part of IUSD’s curriculum on renewable energy, allowing students to immediately monitor their own usage.

In an article that appeared over the weekend, reporter Sarah Peters of the Daily Pilot writes about IUSD’s solar initiative, including its curricular potential. To read the story, click here.