Costa Rica To Inaugurate 1st Urban Public School with Solar Energy
Costa Rica News – Escuela Jorge Washington of San Ramon is an exemplary educational institution that has taken a giant step forward toward energy independence. It is the first urban public school in Costa Rica to use solar panels to reduce their carbon footprint while simultaneously providing a significant portion of the energy needed to operate the school. A formal public ceremony to inaugurate the solar panels is being held on November 16, 1:00pm, as part of the Jorge Washington’s 75th Anniversary celebration. Invitees include the Minister of Education, Minister of Energy, CEO of ICE, Mayor of San Ramon, President of San Ramon Municipality, US Embassy, Chair of San Ramon Carbon Neutral Committee, President of San Ramon Chamber of Commerce, President of Community Action Alliance (CAA), and other dignitaries.