Governor Baker attends UMass Amherst solar ribbon cutting ceremony
AMHERST, Mass. (WWLP) – Governor Charlie Baker is scheduled to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony for UMass Amherst’s new solar projects near McGuirk Stadium Tuesday afternoon.
Baker will be joined by Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs Kathleen Theoharides, UMass President Meehan, UMass Amherst Chancellor Subbaswamy and additional state officials for a ribbon cutting of the new solar canopies and battery storage units.
22News is covering this event and will livestream at 1:30 p.m.
The funding was made available through a grant provided by the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources and the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center.