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BWA signs multimillion solar deal

The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) has signed onto a multimillion-dollar deal which will see Lakes Folly, The City become the home of a state-of-the-art solar car port. 333 more words


The GIS Justice League

The King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office (PAO) is a recurring client of King County GIS Center Client Services. Often the PAO needs our help creating exhibits for court or with analyzing GPS data to develop a case. 156 more words

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Belize receives grant from landmark UAE-Caribbean renewable energy fund

Belize will receive a grant from he UAE-Caribbean renewable energy fund for the emPOWER Rural Electrification project (emPOWER Project).

The emPOWER Project aims to provide renewable energy solutions to assist Belize in achieving universal energy access. 214 more words


New KCGIS Center-created map features Trailhead City—Issaquah, Washington

Lying at the foot of Cougar, Squak, and Tiger mountains, the City of Issaquah is uniquely situated as a natural starting point for exploring the Issaquah Alps via hundreds of miles of trails that are accessible from numerous trailheads in and near the city. 377 more words


Phase II of PSSEP Begins in Barbados

The Freundel Stuart administration has entered another phase of its Public Sector Smart Energy Programme (PSSEP) in Barbados, hoping to save the country between $32 million and $42 million over the next 20 to 25 years on its electricity bill. 488 more words

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King County’s Water and Land Resources Division and the KCGIS Center team up to support equity and social justice

The thing that made me most excited about geography as a student at Wayne State University many years ago in Detroit was the approach of… 85 more words

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Sint Eustatius' Battery Storage System Exceeds Expectations

SMA Sunbelt’s battery storage system exceeds performance forecasts in first year of operation. In March 2016, SMA Sunbelt commissioned the 1.89 MW solar PV and 1 MW/572 kWh Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) battery energy storage system in Sint Eustatius. 416 more words

Solar PV