ANAHEIM, Calif., November 07, 2023–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WLDN) announced today that it has been awarded a $6.45 million energy service performance contract by Yosemite Unified School District. This contract includes the design and installation of a 734-kW solar photovoltaic system across the District’s three school sites as well as lighting, HVAC system, and thermostat control upgrades. Willdan is also providing grant application and planning support for the District’s EV fleet and charging infrastructure.
“Through this contract, our District will be able to harness renewable energy, offset utility costs, and elevate the quality of facilities for our students and community,” said Brian Beck, Superintendent for Yosemite Unified School District. “Given our proximity to Yosemite National Park, these new initiatives align with our commitment as environmental stewards.”
“These projects will allow Yosemite Unified School District to leverage renewable energy generation on their campuses,” said Tom Brisbin, Willdan’s CEO and Chairman. “Willdan’s strategic planning capabilities and technical expertise will support the District’s innovative approach to investing in their facilities.”
About Yosemite Unified School District
Yosemite Unified School District serves three schools and approximately 1,400 TK-12 students. The District is composed of Coarsegold Elementary, Rivergold Elementary, Yosemite High School, and an Educational Options program. Learn more at www.yosemiteusd.com.
Willdan is a nationwide provider of professional, technical, and consulting services to utilities, government agencies, and private industry. Willdan’s service offerings span a broad set of complementary disciplines that include electric grid solutions, energy efficiency and sustainability, energy policy planning and advisory, engineering and planning, and municipal financial consulting. For additional information, visit Willdan’s website at www.willdan.com.
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