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University of Cincinnati “Goes Green” with Icon Solar

Sun Station: Solar Energy Powers New Research Facility at UC Field Station

The Court Archaeological Research Facility is the first UC building to rely on solar energy for its power.

Date: 7/16/2013 12:00:00 AM
By: Allison Stigler
Phone: (513) 556-8577

Tucked into Shaker farmland and surrounded by forests, the University of Cincinnati’s recently-opened Court Archaeological Research Facility (CARF) at the Cincinnati Center for Field Studies provides students hands-on field experience steps away from prehistoric artifacts. In doing so, the building also uses the latest technology to minimize its impact on the environment.

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