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New portfolio of solar canopies in California to help reduce urban heat island effect

The Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) in Southern California is working toward achieving its sustainability goals by adding solar canopies at 21 of its schools. The projects are being developed by Standard Solar, which is also funding the project and will be its long-term owner and operator.

The project was developed in partnership with EMCOR Services Mesa Energy Systems.

Of the 21 school sites, 14 of them are now operational. The remaining will be completed by October.

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