Gulf Island Secondary School Solar Project

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Solar | Community project we're supporting

Partner: Salt Spring Community Energy Group

On the roof of Gulf Island Secondary School in B.C., renewable energy is helping power the education of future sustainability leaders.¬†An 84-panel solar system was installed on the public school‚Äôs roof by¬†Salt Spring Community Energy Group‚ÄĒwith support from¬†Bullfrog Power and additional partners. All revenue generated by the¬†project contributes to an annual scholarship for students pursuing sustainable trades or studies.

Click here to track the generation of the school’s solar project in real time!

Photo credit: Ron Watts Photography

About our community projects

Activists and organizers across the country are working to transition their communities away from fossil fuels. We created our community-based green energy projects grant to provide critical funding for these local efforts.

All bullfrogpowered customers help fund these small-scale, community-led projects, including solar panels on schools and in Indigenous communities, education and training programs, and a cleantech accelerator.

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