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Blue Wing Solar Farm Tour

posted Mar 29, 2011, 11:50 AM by Hwansung Kang   [ updated Apr 13, 2011, 9:39 AM ]

ASME at UTSA will be joining San Antonio's Blue Wing Solar Farm Tour on April 13, 2011 at 2pm.

If you are interested in attending this event, please sign-up by clicking here (myUTSA login is required) by April 6th 2011.

DATE: Wednesday, April 13, 2011
TIME: 1:00 to 2:00 PM, Carpool groups will depart from UTSA campus at 1PM, returning about 4PM
LOCATION: 10810 Blue Wing Rd San Antonio, TX
COST: No admission charge

More information regarding the tour will be updated on this page.

Blue Wing Solar Project

The Blue Wing site is open terrain with areas of overgrown grass, weeds and brush. For your safety and comfort the following dress attire is required:
  • Closed toe shoes
    • No sandals, heels or flip flops are permitted
    • Tennis shoes, hiking boots, flats or dress shoes are okay
  • Full lenth pants
    • Please do not wear shorts, skirts or capri pants
    • Jeans, slacks or sweat pants are okay
  • Comfortable shirt/blouse
  • Sunglasses (recommended)
  • Baseball caps/hats (recommeded)
  • There are no restroom facilities or water fountains on site, please plan accordingly.
  • Picture taking will be allowed on site.
Current Carpool Arrangement is noted below. Please check back to this page for up to date information the arrangements may change. (Last Updated: April, 13, 2011 11:20 AM) Potential drive in each group is noted with (D).

Car 1 - Confirmed, meeting in front of EB at 1PM
Adam Raybin (D) - Confirmed
Allison Embrey (D) - Cancelled
Ahsan Hashmi - Confirmed

Car 2 - Confirmed  
Carlos Aguiluz (D) - Confirmed
Miguel Aleman (D) - Confirmed
Francisco Balandrano - Confirmed

Car 3 - Confirmed    
Norma Gomez (D) - Confirmed
Daniel Vecera (D) - Confirmed
Javier Gutierrez - Confirmed

Car 4 - Is meeting in front of EB at 1 PM and leave by 1:10PM, if anyone would like to meet us there too, or left behind, find us at that location and time.
Hwansung Kang (D)  - Confirmed
Emanuel Lerma - Confirmed
Dr. Singh (D) - confirmed

Additionally, following members will be able to provide transportation to the tour location only
Victoria Pacheco (D), Lea Vasbinder (D) 

Will not be carpooling
Eric Stewart
James Roegelein

Map and Direction:

Blue Wing Solar Farm

From Downtown San Antonio
  • Head SOUTH on IH 37 toward Corpus Christi
  • Take EXIT 133 toward Loop 410 W and Hwy 281 S
  • Take EXIT 42 towards S.Presa St./Spur 122
  • Turn LEFT at SIGNAL LIGHT onto S.Presa St./Spur 122S
  • Travel SOUTH on Spur 122 - 1.3 miles
  • Turn RIGHT at IH 37 Access Rd
  • Take next RIGHT onto Blue Wind Rd
  • Take next LEFT and arrive at Blue Wind Solar Farm