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Watch Caltrans "LEED" the Way in Energy Efficiency



Caltrans News Flash #87

Date: July 14, 2016
District: District 8
Contact: Philip Havins
Phone: (909) 383-6799
Contact: Tamie McGowen
Phone: (916) 657-5060

SAN BERNARDINO – In the latest Caltrans News Flash, Caltrans uses a 1 mega-watt solar farm to reduce energy consumption at its LEED "Gold certified" traffic management center in Fontana. The solar facility is the largest in Caltrans and reduces demand on the local power grid by approximately two-thirds.

The United States Green Building Council ranks the State of California as the nationwide leader in “green building” and LEED certification.

This video may also be viewed at: https://youtu.be/iFgWWNpHr08.

This Caltrans News Flash is the 87th in a series of videos highlighting Caltrans' activities that present the wide-ranging and critical work that Caltrans does to enhance California's economy and livability. To see more of these and other videos, search for #CaltransNewsFlash on Twitter or visit http://bit.ly/1ez3LYz.

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