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Battery-powered greenhouse tech in Arizona


October 5, 2012
By Treena Hein


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The energy of the Arizona sun will be captured in a battery storage technology (image courtesy website free-extras.com).

In part of a cross-curricular science, tech & engineering sustainability program, one Tempe Union (Arizona) high school in the process of developing cutting-edge battery technology that will power a greenhouse.

The program, supported by Chevron Energy Solutions, involves each high school having a ‘Living Laboratory’ where students can conduct tests of renewable energy and efficiency technologies.

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