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Tree City is Solar City

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials hope the sun will help the city meet its goal of operating on 30 percent renewable energy by 2010.
On Monday, the city held a kickoff celebration as one of 13 solar America cities.
The program includes a 200-thousand dollar grant from the U-S Department of Energy. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley on Ann Arbor's efforts to generate power and a buzz about solar energy.