The largest solar energy project in Milwaukee’s history became operational just last month. The solar field is located on nine acres of a closed city-owned landfill near Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport. The new installation has more than 7,000 solar panels producing 2.25 megawatts of electricity, which is enough to power approximately 500 homes.
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Photo below: Leif Otteson (Gateway Executive Director) and District 13 Alderman Scott Spiker pose in front of the newly unveiled solar field.