May 12, 2014
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Thressea Boyd
Director of Communications

Georgia Power Presents Rebate Check to VSU

Georgia Power presented Valdosta State University with a $22,521.05 rebate check as part of the university's ongoing prgram to conserve energy on campus. According to Robert Tindall, associate director for Facilities Planning, the university continues to work closely with Georgia Power to develop new projects that saves energy. The rebate funds will be used to add new LED lighting in parking areas and upgrade the West Hall air conditioning system. Tindall said that the university has upgraded mechnical and lighting system in five building on campus, which helped qualify Valdosta State for the Georgia Power rebates. Pictured are Georgia Power South Region Vice President Terri Lupo, Alan Sanderson with VSU's Facilities Planning, VSU President Dr. William McKinney, VSU Physical Plant and Facilities Planning Director Ray Sable, VSU Physical Plant and Facilities Planning Vice President Robert Tindall, VSU Project Manger Dan Coody, VSU Interim Vice President for Finance and Administration Traycee Martin, Georgia Power Key Account Manager Robbie Hastings, Georgia Power South Region Team Sales Manager Audrey King, Georgia Power Commercial Program Manager Tommy Thurmond, and Georgia Power External Affairs Manager J. Kevin McCraney.