Monday, June 5, 2017
The City of Ypsilanti receives top national solar recognition.
Purple Walrus Press has learned in a June 1, 2017 press release from the City of Ypsilanti that Ypsilamti has been awarded a Gold designation for the support of solar energy development, and Solsmart. Solsmart is a national organization that is dedicated to helping communities break down barriers to the growth of solar energy.
The City of Ypsilanti has received Gold designation because the City has strived to streamline solar panel installation, according to the press release. Further, the City has shown a commitment to encourage solar energy and installation on a local level. Ypsilanti is the the only city in the state of Michigan to be awarded this top award Gold designation.
According to City Manager Darwin McClary, "Today is a step closer to a green community."
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