The Hearst Castle State Park Visitor Center will soon become the first state park facility to draw 100 percent of its electricity by solar power.
Construction on the solar project in the visitor center’s parking lot is set to break ground Tuesday, according State Parks.
The project cost to State Parks? Zero.
“It’s essentially a lease,” said Dan Falat, superintendent of the park district that includes the castle and its visitor center. [click for full article]