Rancho Cucamonga approves $6.3 million in solar power projects

RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> By next summer, parking at the Epicenter or Central Park will not only have its benefits to the public shaded parking but also further the citys commitment to renewable energy.

The City Council recently unanimously agreed to $6.3 million worth of contracts for the design, build and maintenance of solar panel-covered carports at several city sites.

The city will be taking a quantum leap in terms of its commitment to renewable energy, said Fabian Villenas, principal management analyst. These projects