Updated: Jun 7, 2021
Brightcore implements rooftop solar solution across four schools and directly offsets 95% of the district’s electrical energy usage.
ARMONK, N.Y. … June 8, 2021 … Brightcore Energy, a leading provider of end-to-end clean energy solutions to the commercial and institutional (“C&I”) market, announced today the completion of a multi-site rooftop solar project for the Mount Laurel School District.
The multi-site project includes the installation of various solar arrays on the rooftops of four different school locations spread across the district. The Mount Laurel solar project objective was to achieve the maximum offset of electrical demand for each school. Brightcore was able to optimize the solar array design and layout to offset each school’s electrical usage, creating a direct 95% reduction in the electrical utility charges.
“Brightcore is very proud to have a successfully implemented this renewable energy project for the Mount Laurel School District”, said Mike Richter, president of Brightcore Energy. “Our teams worked closely together to execute the project ahead of schedule to deliver the district operating expense reduction for the next 25 years. Clean energy solutions can deliver both economic and sustainability impact.”
Dr. George J. Rafferty, Superintendent of Schools, added, “Mount Laurel BoE is strongly committed to driving energy sustainability across our schools and our community. This 700kW project not only drives a 95% reduction in energy costs but also provides an opportunity to reinforce the importance of energy sustainability with our students and staff.”
Stan Tolstunov, VP of Solar at Brightcore, commented “The Mount Laurel team set an aggressive challenge for the project. Their leadership team enabled success by considering all layout designs to achieve the district’s objective.”
About Brightcore Energy
Armonk, N.Y.-based Brightcore Energy is a provider of end-to-end clean energy solutions to the commercial and institutional market, including commercial and community solar, LED lighting conversions, high-efficiency renewable heating and cooling (geothermal), electric vehicle (EV) charging and battery storage. Brightcore Energy accelerates the deployment of proven energy-efficiency and renewable energy technologies through its innovative Efficiency-as-a-Service (EaaS) model that requires no capital investment and provides for immediate operating cost savings. Customers include, among others, Madison Square Garden, Citi Field, Montefiore Health System, Brookfield Properties, SL Green, LAZ Parking and numerous public and private educational institutions.