Anne Brenner in front of her solar powered home.

Anne Brenner ’75 had dreamed of living off the grid since she was a student at Princeton. Nearly 30 years later, Brenner and husband Dave Caprera ’75 made that dream a reality with the purchase of a 35-acre plot in Colorado for their home that runs completely on solar power.  “It seemed like the way of the future,” Brenner says. “We need to be self-sufficient and not rely on fossil fuels.” 

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