Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity: Milpitas Unified School District Celebrates Clean Energy

    MILPITAS, Calif., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ --

    WHAT:     Milpitas Unified School District, Chevron Energy Solutions and
              Bank of America will celebrate the early completion of a
              14-site, district-wide solar power and energy efficiency program
              designed to supply 75 percent of the district's total annual
              electricity needs through solar energy, lower carbon emissions
              by 23,600 metric tons and expected to save the school district
              $12 million.

    WHEN:     Monday, December 15, 2008
              10:00 a.m.

    WHERE:    Thomas Russell Middle School (Multi-Use Building)
              1500 Escuela Parkway
              Milpitas, CA 95035

    WHO:      Dr. Karl Black, Superintendent, Milpitas Unified School
              David Chappell, Representative, Congressman Mike Honda, 15th
               District California Office
              Linda Crothers, President, Banc of America Public Capital
              Jim Davis, President, Chevron Energy Solutions
              Michael Mendizabal, President, Milpitas Unified School District
               Board of Education
              Emily Orlando, Student Representative, Milpitas Unified School
               District Board of Education
              Hilary Bishop Pearson, Special Projects Director, U.S. Senator
               Barbara Boxer's Office
              David Thorman, State Architect, California

    VISUALS:  Government, business and school representatives will engage in
              an official dedication ceremony.  Media can view project poster
              boards and solar display.

     Marivel Valdez, Milpitas Unified School District

     Diane Padurean, Chevron Energy Solutions

     Colleen Haggerty, Bank of America



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