City of Wasco, California

Wasco

Siemens, community leaders turn a local eyesore into a symbol of sustainability and fiscally responsible stewardship

Working with Siemens, community leaders in Wasco, California turned a formerly uninhabitable site into a symbol of sustainability and fiscally responsible stewardship. A new solar field located on an old dump site adjacent to the city’s water treatment plant is helping Wasco reduce water-related energy expenditures by roughly 60 percent.