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Maheno School is Going Solar!

June 26, 2020

The sky is the sustainability limit for Maheno School after it was granted $49,000 to install solar panels on its roof.

Maheno School is the first to be featured in a new Oamaru Mail series, showcasing what Enviroschools are getting up to around the district.

Principal Ryan Fraser said the Government had a multi-million dollar sustainability fund, which was available to schools. He had always thought the Maheno School’s north-facing buildings lent themselves perfectly to solar panels, and decided to apply.

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