Using the sunshine …

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Some lucky students who drive to school early enough can claim some prime parking spaces out of the hot (usually) Arizona sun. This “covered” parking is thanks to some solar panels installed at the school to help the district offset electricity bills. The panels were installed as part of a grant from APS. Dr. Robert Dunn, Ray School Superintendent and Ray High School principal, said, “Yes, the lights are on, the area is cleaned up and the company has moved on.” He added that hopefully the District will see some benefits soon with lower power bills. (James Carnes photo)

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