Walt Disney World Solar Panels Now Span 270 Acres — 50-Megawatt Solar Park Powers ~2 Theme Parks

2019-06-13T16:02:36-07:00June 9th, 2019|FL Solar 5 Reedy Creek, News|

For full article, see Cleantechnica.com By Cynthia Shahan The last time I visited Walt Disney World was decades ago. I am more of a candidate for hiking the Appalachian trail than going to a theme park. However, one thing that would have me jump to go is another chance to view and photograph a large [...]

Walt Disney World Goes Green(er) with Solar Farm Larger than Magic Kingdom

2019-05-15T15:31:27-07:00April 20th, 2019|FL Solar 5 Reedy Creek, News|

For full article see goodmorningamerica.com: By Lesley Hauler Disney just got a whole lot greener! Walt Disney World has unveiled its newest and largest solar farm. At 270 acres, the site is almost twice the size of the entire Magic Kingdom. "Here at Disney, every day is Earth Day," Angie Renner, Environmental Integration Director [...]

Why Disney World is Betting on Clean Energy

2019-02-04T14:51:14-08:00January 28th, 2019|FL Solar 5 Reedy Creek, News|

For full article see: Forbes BY: Jake Hiller Sustainable Finance Manager, EDF+Business “Environmental stewardship and conservation were engrained in The Walt Disney Company from the beginning,” Angie Renner recently told me. Angie is an Environmental Integration Director at Walt Disney World Resort, and today she says the company is investing in new technologies and renewable energy [...]

First Panel Installed at New Solar Facility Providing Power to Walt Disney World Resort

2018-12-17T12:08:49-08:00October 19th, 2018|FL Solar 5 Reedy Creek, News|

For full article see the Disney Parks Blog. One down, 499,999 to go! We are excited to announce that the first of half a million solar panels was recently installed at the previously-announced new 270-acre, 50-megawatt solar facility, which is being developed in collaboration with the Reedy Creek Improvement District and Origis Energy USA to [...]

Major New Solar Facility to Service Walt Disney World Resort, Powering Two Theme Parks

2018-12-17T12:08:50-08:00April 19th, 2018|FL Solar 5 Reedy Creek, News|

For full article see the Disney Parks Blog. With Earth Day right around the corner, I’m thrilled to share details with you about the next milestone in Disney’s continued commitment to environmental stewardship. Walt Disney World Resort recently embarked on a new initiative in collaboration with the Reedy Creek Improvement District and solar project developer [...]