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Sun shines at Miywasin with $100K grant – Medicine Hat News

August 10, 2018.

Government funding for a solar panel system at the Miywasin Friendship Centre will reduce carbon emissions, reduce energy bills and help to keep rents low for the most vulnerable, it was revealed at an official announcement.

Minister of Indigenous Relations Richard Feehan announced Thursday in Medicine Hat a grant of $99,576 for the centre under the Alberta’s Indigenous Solar Program and through the carbon levy.

The solar panels on the roof of the building will provide about 36,400 kilowatt hours of energy per year and prevent more than 500 tonnes of greenhouse gases from entering the atmosphere, said Feehan.

Read More: https://medicinehatnews.com/news/local-news/2018/08/10/sun-shines-at-miywasin-with-100k-grant/

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