2014 Passive, PV Solar Greenhouse at CCG

Date: April 2014

Description: This project is to construct a passive solar greenhouse for the Carolina Community Gardens. The greenhouse include solar photovoltaic cells to power lights and fans, in addition to typical passive solar features. The RESPC is grateful to NC State engineering students for their help with this project.

Allocation amount: $15,000

Benefits to students and UNC:

  • Energy Savings
  • Renewable Energy Promotion
  • Energy Education

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