Posts tagged: Dominion Resources

ODU adds 600 solar panels to its campus rec center

By Jane Wertz   NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Old Dominion University and Dominion Virginia Power picked a sunny July day to dedicate a massive solar grid at the school. The solar panel project now sits atop the roof of ODU’s student recreation center. “It was just a great opportunity for us to partner, and a […]

Dominion Converts First of 3 Coal Plants to Biomass

Dominion Virginia Power’s Altavista power station is now running on renewable biomass as part of a previously announced plan to convert three of its coal-fired power plants in the state to burn mostly waste wood left from regional timbering operations as fuel, the energy provider said Monday. The subsidiary of Richmond-based Dominion Resources Inc. said […]

ODU to House First Rooftop Solar Panels

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Old Dominion University will be the site of the first rooftop solar panel installation by Dominion Virginia Power. More than 600 solar panels will be installed during the summer months at ODU’s Student Recreation Center. Dominion said the panels will generate 132 kilowatts for the electric grid. The installation is part […]