February 23, 2009
The “Green” Gardens at Kennesaw Mountain, Marietta, Georgia
Eco-Friendly Wedding and Event Facility Installs Solar PV System
ATLANTA, GEORGIA, August 2, 2008 – Back in the twentieth century Billy Idol sang about a “White Wedding” in his 1982 hit. But in the twenty-first century, mother and son team Ellie and Marc Sommers are leading the charge in Atlanta for “green” weddings, as well as “green” special events and “green” corporate events. They are the owners of The Gardens at Kennesaw Mountain in Marietta, Georgia. This event facility is on four idyllic, forested acres near the entrance to Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park.
And generating 145kWh/month of clean electricity from solar PV instead of using that same amount of electricity generated by coal-fired utility power plants will have the equivalent of these annual positive effects on the environment: