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Is large scale solar feasible in the Northeast? #SolarNE

Feb 10, 2019 8:00:00 AM / by Tim Sylvia, pv magazine posted in Energy Storage, Utilities, Markets, Utility-Scale PV, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont, Policy, MA SMART Program, Solar Development, Community, Exterior Lease, Solar, Solar Energy

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At Solar Power Northeast representatives from Cypress Creek, Stem and Kearsage Energy discussed the possibilities and limitations of bringing big solar to New York and New England.

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“500 MW might actually cover all of Rhode Island,” joked Paul Raducha, senior developer for Kearsage energy, but there’s real sentiment behind his quip. While states like California, Nevada and Arizona have seen utility-scale development at mind boggling scales, there are few massive solar plants yet on the East Coast north of Virginia.

 

Now let’s be honest, nobody is asking for or realistically expecting a multitude of 100 or more MW plants in New England and New York. So what is there to expect?

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9 new state governors committing to solar and renewables

Jan 9, 2019 9:00:00 AM / by Andrew Breiter-Wu posted in Policy, United States, Politics, Solar, Renewable Energy

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Contrary to President Trump, more and more U.S. states are setting their sights on an ambitious expansion of solar and other renewables. Five new state governors elected in the midterms are committed to achieving 100% renewable electricity. Several others are also pro-clean energy and pro-solar.

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11 SMART questions answered: the facts on Massachusetts’ new solar program

Dec 17, 2018 8:05:00 PM / by Tim Cronin posted in MA SMART Program, Massachusetts, Policy, Roof Lease, Solar Access to All, Commercial Solar, Residential Solar, Community, Land Lease, Solar Subscription, Exterior Lease, Utilities, Solar Development

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