On Wednesday, April 3, 2019, before the entire faculty, staff, and surrounded by the students, President Will Crossley signed a contractual agreement with Solar Alternatives, Inc.
Solar Alternatives is a privately held solar engineering, procurement, and construction company headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana with locations in Mississippi and Texas. Solar Alternatives has been designing and installing solar systems throughout the Gulf South since 2008.
The staff of electrical engineers, project managers, and procurement experts work on the leading edge of implementing state of the art energy strategies utilizing the latest in technology and equipment.
With the signing of the contract, SA will begin the construction of The Piney Woods School’s solar field. The solar field offers an opportunity for the students to learn about cutting edge technology and it begins the process of erasing Piney Woods’ carbon footprint.