The new solar farm, located in Cascadilla, will greatly add to Cornell's capability to power its campus using renewable sources.

New Cascadilla Solar Farm Sustainability Powers 20% of Cornell University’s Annual Electricity Usage

In a new step towards sustainability, Cornell celebrated the opening of its sixth, and largest, major solar project on March 1.

The newly minted 18-megawatt Cascadilla Community Solar Farm will be responsible for generating 10 percent of Cornell’s energy, making strides towards the University’ goal of becoming entirely carbon neutral by 2035.