Wednesday, June 18, 2008

BDS to Become Earth-Friendly

Add a new color to the official colors - we're going green.

Georgia Tech going to more earth-friendly lights in football stadium
By Yoon Kim
June 13, 2008
Source: The Technique, Georgia Tech

The Athletic Association has begun the process of making a switch from manual breakers to solar breakers and photocells at Bobby Dodd Stadium. The switch to solar breakers and photocells will mean less light being output from the stadium during daylight hours.

“[We] have not have made a switch yet, but anticipate it’s completion in July,” said Shawn Teske, Director of Athletic Facilities.