MIAMI ( April 21, 2022 ) —
On April 22, at 10 a.m. Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava will celebrate the upcoming installation of a new cool roof and solar panels with battery backup technology at Miami-Dade County’s Gibson Plaza affordable senior housing in Coconut Grove with a press conference at the soon-to-be updated building.
With support from the Leon Lowenstein Foundation, the County’s Department of Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) and the Office of Resilience have partnered with the Solar Energy Loan Fund (SELF), a non-profit organization and community development financial institution (CDFI) to bring this project to life.
Who: Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava
Miami-Dade County District 7 Commissioner Raquel Regalado
Stewart Hudson, CEO, Leon Lowenstein Foundation
Doug Coward, Executive Director, Solar Energy Loan Fund
Michael Liu, Director of Miami-Dade County Public Housing and Community Development
James Murley, Miami-Dade County Chief Resilience Officer
What: Press conference for solar power with battery back-up at Gibson Plaza Senior Housing
When: April 22, 2022 — 10:00 a.m.
Where: The courtyard at Gibson Plaza, 3160 Mundy Street, Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Enter through the front door and you will be directed to the Courtyard.
Poster of roof layout
Sample solar equipment
Educational materials from Solar United Neighbors
Residents and solar supporters celebrating Earth Day
Representatives of Tampa Bay Solar will be available for technical questions
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