Alvin High School
Where: Alvin, TX
Dedication Date: January 1, 2003
Donation Type: Solar Electric & Energy Output Monitor
Size: 1 kW
Claim to Fame: First Houston-area School powered by Green Mountain Energy Sun Club Solar Array
Alvin High School is home of the Yellow Jackets and features almost 50 clubs and student organizations. It was one of 31 schools participating in the Texas Solar for Schools program. The 1 kW array donated by the Sun Club helps the school save a little each month on their electricity bill, but more importantly, is a unique, hands-on learning tool for the students.