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Cornell University

Three New Solar Farms


The university formally opened three additional solar farms in December that will generate large amounts of electricity and help the campus achieve its carbon neutrality goals.

With three new solar farms, Cornell skims energy from the sun

Project schedule

Completed December, 2016

Project statistics

Project Metrics


Musgrave farm installed solar electrical generation capacity.
3% Amount of Ithaca campus electrical energy offset by this project.
656 Equivalent number of houses that could be powered by this project.
2035 Year Cornell University is striving to achieve carbon neutrality.

10 MW

Total amount of installed solar capacity ton Cornell lands by 2017 at four different locations in NYS.