By Rene De La Cruz
APPLE VALLEY REVIEW
The Apple Valley Unified School District will soon undertake an ambitious $12.3 million solar project at Sitting Bull Academy and Granite Hills and Apple Valley high schools,
Desert Solar Energy Solutions of Apple Valley is set to begin installation of the 2.2-megawatt system by December. The project was approved by the school district in April 2010.
The project could save the district nearly $23.5 million over the next 25 years, school officials said.