Downey Unified School District Approves Solar PV Contract with PacificWest

On January 12, 2016, the School Board at Downey Unified School District approved a solar photovoltaic consulting services contract with PacificWest.  Previous services provided by PacificWest included solar feasibility studies, utility rate analysis, field surveys, and RFP coordination. New scope of services to include procurement assistance, contract negotiations, and technical design review of a power purchase agreement project estimated at 4 MW of clean renewable solar power providing over $7 M in energy savings over 20 years.