California State University Trustees
(California State University Board of Trustees)
Photovoltaic Solar Electric Project
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The Photovoltaic Solar Electric Project will install approximately 1.18 MW DC rated PV system on campus that will generate renewable energy for the University. Solar modules will be installed on several sites including Kinesiology & Health Science (K&HS), Performing Arts (PA), and the Eastside Parking Structure (EPS). The modules at K&HS and PA will be rooftop mounted. The modules at EPS will be mounted on canopy (carport) structures that will be placed on the upper deck level. The project will also install ground mounted panels at the Desert Studies Center.
The PV solar panels will be mounted on existing buildings/structures that are named in the approved Campus Master Plan. The project sites have no value a habitat for endangered, rare or threatened species. Approval of the project would not result in any significant effects relating to traffic, noise, air quality, water quality, or historic resources. The sites can be adequately served by all required utilities and public services.