Innovative. That sums up both the Baltimore City Public School Henderson-Hopkins, and the new Constellation/Henderson-Hopkins solar partnership. We need more of this.
Requiring no upfront capital from Baltimore City, Constellation financed and operates the solar installation which covers about 10 percent of the school’s rooftop. Henderson-Hopkins has entered a 15-year power purchase agreement with Constellation to buy the solar-powered electricity. This type of solar installation arrangement is an example of solar leasing (instead of buying the panels and owning installation). Solar leasing is available to Maryland homeowners…[READ MORE]