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Solar Moonshot Grant Recipient

Avenues for Youth

Minneapolis, Minnesota
“Avenues for Youth works with more than 300 young people experiencing homelessness every year. We provide young people a home, meals, and a variety of important supports, including an on-site health and wellness team. We are excited to go solar because it is great for the environment and because every penny we save on electricity can be used to provide more support to young people.”
-Katherine Meerse, Executive Director of Avenues for Youth
System Description:
36
kW-DC
Solar Power System
Environmental Benefit Equivalencies (25 Years)
Coal Burned Icon
920,417
Pounds of Coal Burned
Home Energy Icon
142
Homes' Electricity Use for 1 Year
Forest Sequestration Icon
1,091
Acres of U.S. Forest CO2 Sequestration for 1 Year
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