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Governor McAuliffe Announces Construction of Virginia’s Largest Solar Farm

January 26th, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Office of the Governor: Brian Coy, (804) 225-4260, Brian.Coy@governor.virginia.gov SOURCE: http://governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/newsarticle?articleId=19106 ~New 100MW solar facility to be built in Southampton County~

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Midwest’s largest single solar facility will soon deliver clean energy to customers in Upper Midwest

November 8th, 2016

Xcel Energy, partners celebrate construction completion of 100 megawatt North Star Solar facility   Minneapolis (Oct. 19, 2016) – Construction is complete on the North Star Solar project in Chisago…

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Largest Solar Energy Project in the Midwest Moves Forward into Construction

July 12th, 2016

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments Announces Acquisition of the 100 MW North Star Solar Project from Community Energy   NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C. (DESRI) today announced…

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Community Energy Founder and CEO Brent Alderfer Wins EY Entrepreneur Of The Year

June 10th, 2016

Community Energy today announced that Brent Alderfer, Founder and CEO of Community Energy, Inc., has won the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in Greater Philadelphia for innovation…

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Duke Energy Renewables acquires six North Carolina solar projects from Community Energy

May 2nd, 2016

Adds another 30 MW to its Eastern NC portfolio Duke Energy Renewables now owns and operates 30 solar facilities in NC, representing more than 300 MW in the state CHARLOTTE…

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Community Energy Completes Elizabethtown College Solar Project

April 20th, 2016

Dedication Ceremony to Be Held April 22nd for 2.6 MW Solar Power Plant RADNOR, PA. – April 20, 2016 – This Earth Day, Community Energy will join Elizabethtown College to…

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Eastman Signs Agreement to Support Solar Power in Maryland

November 19th, 2015

Radnor, PA – Nov. 19, 2015 – Community Energy, Inc. and Eastman Chemical Company today announced an agreement to develop new solar generation in Maryland. The power purchase agreement provides…

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Community Energy Announces Dominion Energy, Inc. Acquires 80-Megawatt Amazon Solar Farm U.S. East

November 16th, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Radnor, PA – Nov. 16, 2015 – Community Energy, Inc., today announced that Dominion Energy, Inc., a subsidiary of Dominion (NYSE: D), has acquired the 80-megawatt Amazon…

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Governor McAuliffe Announces Giant Step Forward for Solar Generation in Virginia

September 28th, 2015

State Issues Final Permit to Community Energy’s 80 Megawatt Solar Plant in Virginia — Largest Solar Generation Facility in the Mid-Atlantic FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE EASTERN SHORE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, MELFA, VA…

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Largest higher education-sited solar array in Pennsylvania begins at Elizabethtown College

September 18th, 2015

E-town partners with Community Energy to develop 2.6-megawatt solar installation ELIZABETHTOWN, PA – Friday, September 18, 2015 –  Elizabethtown College reaffirms its commitment to sustainability by securing a state grant…

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Amazon to build state’s largest solar farm

June 11th, 2015

By JOHN RAMSEY Richmond Times-Dispatch Online retailer Amazon announced plans Wednesday to buy energy from what will be Virginia’s largest solar farm in Accomack County. Amazon Web Services, part of…

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Amazon Web Services Signs Long-Term Solar Power Purchase Agreement with Community Energy

June 10th, 2015

Amazon Web Services Announces New Renewable Energy Project in Virginia Amazon Solar Farm US East Will Be Virginia’s Largest Solar Farm, Expected to Produce Approximately 170,000 MWh of Energy Annually…

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Community Energy Delivers Its Second 100 Plus Megawatt Solar Project

June 2nd, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Utility Scale Solar Gains Ground Outside of California As Community Energy Delivers Large-Scale Solar Projects RADNOR, PA – Community Energy announced today that it had delivered its…

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Southern Company subsidiary furthers renewable energy leadership by acquiring 103-megawatt Georgia solar project

May 21st, 2015

Press Release: PR Newswire Southern Company ( SO ) subsidiary furthers renewable energy leadership by acquiring 103-megawatt Georgia solar project ATLANTA, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Southern Company ( SO…

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D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments and Bright Plain Renewable Energy Announce the Acquisition of Marion Solar Project

May 21st, 2015

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C. (DESRI) and Bright Plain Renewable Energy (BPRE) today announced the acquisition of two solar projects with a combined capacity of 7.1 MW-DC…

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Community Energy Adds Industry Veteran to Senior Management Team

March 17th, 2015

Harry Warren Brings Competitive Power Market and Utility Industry Expertise to Company’s Expanding Solar Initiatives RADNOR, PA – March 17, 2015 – Community Energy, Inc. announced today that Harry A….

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Community Solar To Supply Electricity Customers in Southern Colorado

January 20th, 2015

Community Energy’s Innovative 500 kW Solar Garden Project Comes On-Line in Antonito RADNOR, PA – January 20, 2015 – Community Energy, Inc. today announced completion of 500 kilowatts of community…

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Clarkson University Goes Solar with Community Energy Power Plant

December 18th, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Solar Generation Comes On Line to Supply University Campus in Upstate NY             (Radnor, PA, December 18, 2014) – Community Energy, Inc….

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Clarkson University Going Solar

December 8th, 2014

by Jack LaDuke Mountain Lake PBS Clarkson University will tap-into a new solar farm just outside the village of Potsdam to provide about 10% of the power it uses on…

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Community Solar Snapshot – Bruce Hawkins

November 3rd, 2014

Through Massachusetts state regulation and net metering laws allowing Shared Solar programs, eligible Massachusetts residents are able to subscribe to a share of a local solar project, and save money…

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Community Solar Snapshot – Edna Ortiz

October 24th, 2014

Thanks to new net metering laws, eligible Massachusetts residents are able to subscribe to a share of a local Community Solar project, and save money on their utility bills. Edna Ortiz…

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Clarkson Goes Green By Going Solar

October 20th, 2014

WNYF News Story Published: Oct 14, 2014 at 6:25 AM EDT (Story Updated: Oct 14, 2014 at 8:31 AM EDT) When hundreds of small solar panels go online next month,…

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Potsdam solar array almost online.
But when will solar be subsidy-free?

October 2nd, 2014

by David Sommerstein, in Potsdam, NY Oct 02, 2014 — If you have driven by the airport outside Potsdam, N.Y., you could not have missed it—hundreds of solar panels gleaming in…

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SUNEDISON PARTNERS WITH COMMUNITY ENERGY ON COLORADO’S LARGEST SOLAR POWER PLANT

July 24th, 2014

Xcel Energy Signs 25 Year Agreement to Purchase Electricity at Costs Competitive with Natural Gas BELMONT, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of…

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COMMUNITY ENERGY’S 120 MW COMANCHE SOLAR PROJECT PROVIDES BULK OF SOLAR POWER IN APPROVED XCEL ENERGY RESOURCE PLAN

March 4th, 2014

When completed, Comanche Solar would be the largest solar project east of the Rockies BOULDER, CO – Community Energy announced today that its Comanche Solar project will supply 120 megawatts…

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Tonight: 6PM News on CBS3 Features Community Energy Solar at Temple University Project

November 21st, 2013

Did you catch Community Energy tonight during the 6 o’clock news on CBS3? We joined Temple University’s Office of Sustainability on the roof of Edberg-Olson Hall to talk about the…

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Masschusetts Electricity Prices Going Up…Big Time

November 19th, 2013

I’ve written a few times about my expectation that electricity prices will rise. I wasn’t really expecting such dramatic validation so quickly, but here we are: Winter electricity prices in…

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We Built That! Community Energy Builds More Customer-Driven Solar

November 19th, 2013

A few thousand residential electric customers joined Temple University in signing up with Community Energy to build this latest solar project, at a time when little if any solar is…

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Should I Wait for Solar Technology to Improve?

November 6th, 2013

Homeowners thinking about solar power will often ask us if they should wait for the latest and greatest solar technology. The answer is No. And here’s why: The financial value…

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How ‘green’ is the electricity delivered to your home?

October 31st, 2013

Most households have no idea where their electricity comes from. As long as the lights come on when they flip a switch, that’s all that matters. But just knowing exactly…

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Community Energy Builds More Customer-Driven Solar

October 31st, 2013

Latest Solar Project at Temple University Works to ‘Un-change’ Climate Change   Radnor, PA, October 31, 2013 – Community Energy, the original green electricity choice for PECO electric customers, kicked…

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Community Energy Solar at Temple University Under Construction

October 30th, 2013

Community Energy customers build another Pennsylvania solar project. See the live feed construction cam.   A few thousand PECO residential electric customers joined Temple University in signing up with Community…

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LIVE FEED Construction Cam is up at Temple University

October 24th, 2013

The Community Energy Solar at Temple University construction cam is now LIVE! Check out solar panels going up RIGHT NOW! Check out Temple University’s live-feed ‘Solar Cam’!      …

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Temple Project Update: Solar Panels to Arrive Tomorrow!

October 21st, 2013

On Friday we had the racking go up on site for Temple University’s solar panel array. Today, inverters are up, and modules are expected to be delivered tomorrow or Wednesday….

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Solar panels & solar leasing in Fall River, Massachusetts

October 18th, 2013

Now is a great time to consider installing solar panels in Fall River, Massachusetts, thanks to state & federal government incentives, plus the dramatically falling price of solar power technology…

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Green power providers in New York state – Why CEI?

October 18th, 2013

Why should you look into getting green power in New York state? As awareness grows of the environmental impact that their electricity usage has, more and more homes and businesses…

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Are Long Term Electricity Prices Trending Downward?

October 15th, 2013

So when it comes to the solar lease and the opportunity to switch to clean, solar power at no upfront cost and save money while protecting against rising utility costs,…

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Solar coming soon to Philadelphia!

October 15th, 2013

Check out the roof staging that is being completed for a 63 kW solar project on 10th and Diamond in North Philadelphia. There will be a kickoff event for the…

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Home solar panels in Cape Cod, Massachusetts

October 15th, 2013

Thinking about installing solar panels for your home on Cape Cod, Massachusetts? There are a number of reasons to consider home solar power on Cape Cod, but the most common…

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Accelerating the Residential Solar Adoption Curve

October 15th, 2013

Since our founding in 1999, Community Energy’s mission has been to ignite the market and supply the demand for fuel-free electricity, with a keen focus on the Northeastern U.S. We…

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Solar panels & solar leasing deals in Trenton, NJ

October 14th, 2013

New Jersey has proven itself to be a solar power stalwart, taking the initiative several years ago to establish itself as the east coast leader in solar panel uptake. Trenton,…

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Solar Snaphot – Kathleen and Joe Kehan

October 14th, 2013

Thanks to new solar leasing programs, eligible Community Energy clients across the Northeast are able to easily install solar panels on their roofs. Kathleen and Joe Kehan of Pennsylvania, wanted to save money…

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Solar panels in Albany, NY: Solar leasing vs system purchase

September 27th, 2013

Live in Albany, NY? Thinking about installing solar panels? Thanks to the availability of solar panel leasing programs across the US, the support of federal & state incentives for solar energy, plus…

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Why choose a green power supplier in Delaware?

September 27th, 2013

Like most states in the US, the electricity supplied to the average Delaware home comes from a mix of sources. This article takes a look at the current electricity mix…

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In a first, new solar panel capacity will exceed new wind in 2013: BNEF

September 27th, 2013

In another sign of the ascendancy of solar photovoltaic (PV) technology to the ranks of world-class energy production, Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) predicts that globally new solar panel capacity…

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More Solar Jobs in Massachusetts than Natural Gas Jobs in Pennsylvania

September 20th, 2013

I wanted to give a shout out to our good friend John Hanger for picking up this story on his blog. Massachusetts has twice as many jobs in clean energy…

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Why choose a clean energy supplier in Maryland?

September 20th, 2013

Maryland’s electricity comes from a diverse mix of technologies, but renewable energy still plays only a very small part in the state’s generation portfolio, with the bulk of the power…

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We Perceive Environmental Risk in Ways that are Convenient for our Values

September 19th, 2013

A  groundbreaking report offers an insightful take on how people interpret the science around climate change. As part of the Cultural Cognition Project at Yale Law School, Dan Kahan released…

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Solar panels & solar leasing in Dover, DE: Benefits & Options

September 18th, 2013

What are the advantages of solar panels in Dover, Delaware? This article takes a look at some of the benefits of going solar in Dover and also touches on one…

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The Solar Coaster continues in Long Island

September 17th, 2013

With Solar Rebates returning in Long Island, you might think I have egg on my face. Not at all. This is the solar coaster people. So the state of New…

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Climate Change has Sped Up – The Writing is on the Ocean

September 16th, 2013

For the past fifty years, humans have intensely studied changes in surface air temperatures, and the public eye has missed the bigger picture: Ocean Warming. When the Intergovernmental Panel on…

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Solar panels & solar leasing in Baltimore, Maryland

September 14th, 2013

Now is a great time to install rooftop solar panels in Baltimore, Maryland. A number of factors make solar power an attractive prospect for Baltimore homes & businesses, including generous…

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Solar panels & solar leasing in New Haven, CT: Benefits & Options

September 13th, 2013

Among the reasons that solar panels have been gaining popularity across the US are the falling cost of solar panel technology, the proliferation of solar leasing programs, and state & federal government incentives…

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Why switch to a clean energy provider in New Jersey?

September 12th, 2013

More and more NJ residents are making the switch to clean energy–either through rooftop solar panels or by changing their power provider. This article takes a look at the state’s…

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Climate Change Cuts Wheat Production

September 11th, 2013

While we can always retreat from rising sea levels, it’s more difficult to run away from food scarcity.  A recent study by Kansas State University concludes that a temperature rise…

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LIPA Raises Rates…Again.

September 10th, 2013

Readers of this blog might be wondering if I’ll ever write about anything other than LIPA. I will. They just keep providing so much fodder that I can’t turn away….

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The Economics of Climate Change

September 9th, 2013

In 2006, the economist Sir Nicholas Stern produced the Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change to weigh the cost of climate change if we do nothing to avert climate…

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Is Shale Gas good or bad for Climate Change?

September 7th, 2013

With the advent of fracking, shale gas is all the rage these days. Shale gas, which is natural gas that is retrieved from shale rock formations, has the potential to…

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US rooftop solar capacity could increase 5-fold (to 50GW) by 2016: Deutsche Bank

September 6th, 2013

US solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity could increase 5-fold in the next 2-3 years, according to Deutsche Bank Research and RenewEconomy. As the US is estimated to already have around 10 gigawatts (GW)…

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Choosing a clean energy supplier in Massachusetts

September 5th, 2013

There are lots of good reasons to switch to a clean energy supplier in Massachusetts. In fact, switching to a clean energy provider is one of the simplest things a…

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Duke Energy Renewables, Integrys Solar, Canadian Solar and Community Energy Complete Solar Project for Taunton Municipal Lighting Plant in Massachusetts

September 4th, 2013

BERKLEY, Mass., Sept. 4, 2013 – Duke Energy Renewables, Integrys Solar, Canadian Solar Inc., and Community Energy Solar today announced the completion of a 3-megawatt (MW) AC solar power project…

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Rooftop Solar on Long Island: The Time Is Gone

September 3rd, 2013

When I penned my first blog post on the new Community Energy website last Wednesday: Rooftop Solar on Long Island: The Time Is Now!, I had no way of knowing…

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Coal and Natural Gas produce 99.99% of our emissions, and just 62% of our Electricity

September 1st, 2013

One electric grid territory, called PJM, serves approximately 60 million people in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland and ten other surrounding states.  The PJM electric grid will generate more than 247…

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Learn about solar panels & solar leasing in Bridgeport, CT

September 1st, 2013

Among the reasons that solar panels have been gaining popularity across the US are the falling cost of solar panel technology, the proliferation of solar leasing programs, and state & federal government incentives…

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Solar panels in Long Island, NY: Benefits & options

August 30th, 2013

Solar panel installations are booming across the USA thanks to federal, state, and local incentives and the falling cost of the technology. Long Island, NY has become a particularly attractive…

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Why switch to a clean energy provider in Connecticut?

August 29th, 2013

Looking for a clean energy supplier in Connecticut? There are good reasons to make the switch to renewable energy in CT, and with Community Energy, making the move is much…

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Rooftop Solar on Long Island: The Time Is Now!

August 28th, 2013

News of the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) reducing its rebate for residential rooftop solar is no surprise. Declining rebates are standard in state and utility solar incentive programs. But…

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Solar power & solar leasing options in Hartford, CT: Compare your options

August 26th, 2013

Why are solar power a good idea for homes in Hartford, CT? The main reason is the rise of affordable solar panels, which have come down in price so much…

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Solar Snapshot – Stephanie Boucher-Moriarty

August 19th, 2013

Thanks to new solar leasing programs, eligible Community Energy clients across the Northeast are able to easily install solar panels on their roofs. Stephanie Boucher-Moriarty of Connecticut, wanted to save money on her…

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Solar panel leasing programs & purchase options in Pennsylvania

August 18th, 2013

Solar leasing programs are sweeping the USA–including Pennsylvania–and making it easier than ever for households to install solar panels on their roofs. What makes solar leasing deals so attractive is…

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Choose a clean energy provider in Pennsylvania

August 18th, 2013

Looking for a clean energy supplier in Pennsylvania? Community Energy has already helped thousands of homes and businesses make the switch from Pennsylvania’s coal and nuclear-heavy generation mix to clean…

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Pennsylvania is Ground Zero for Climate Change

August 12th, 2013

As a native Pennsylvanian, I hate to say this:  Our state is about as bad as it gets when it comes to pollution.  Our state alone generates about 1% of…

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Solar Farm Powers Up, Gives Boost to Ratepayers

July 12th, 2013

The Landmark, by Patricia Roy, 7-10-13 Holden, Mass: A hayfield off Wiles Road has moved from one line of farming into another.| The 15-acre parcel is a longtime holding of…

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Climate Change & Renewable Energy Projects in Pennsylvania

May 21st, 2013

Posted on May 21, 2013 by Aaron DiDonato KeystonePolitics.com While there are major solar energy and wind energy projects in Pennsylvania and one school district in the state has won…

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PA Universities Use Renewable Energy to Save Utility Costs, ‘Set Example’ on ‘Green’ Use

May 21st, 2013

By Debra Erdley As Pennsylvania colleges venture deeper into alternative-energy sources, they’re giving crucial support to fledgling energy companies. Eight Pennsylvania colleges and universities are cited as top alternative-energy buyers…

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Canadian Solar, Duke Energy Renewables, Integrys Energy Services and Community Energy Complete Solar Projects for Sterling Municipal Light in Massachusetts

May 13th, 2013

SAN RAMON, Calif., May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Canadian Solar Inc., (“the Company”, “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, Duke Energy Renewables, Integrys Energy…

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SCA Solidifies Long-Standing Commitment to Keystone Solar with Four-Year Purchase – Powering Renewable Energy and Education

April 17th, 2013

Radnor, PA, April 17, 2013 – SCA, a global hygiene and forest products company and one of the region’s most sustainable companies, recently committed to purchase wind energy and solar…

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Advanced Energy Solar Inverters Used In Award-Winning Solar Farm In Pennsylvania

March 14th, 2013

6 MW Solar Project Named a Project of Distinction at PV America East by SEIA and SEPA FORT COLLINS, Colo., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:…

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Winners of the 2013 Photovoltaic (PV) Projects of Distinction Awards at PV America East

March 7th, 2013

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)® and the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) today announced the three winners of the 2013 Photovoltaic (PV) Projects of Distinction Awards at PV America…

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Phillies Take Part in “Turn the Power On” Celebration

October 19th, 2012

By Jake Kaplan / MLB.com LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. — At the forefront among professional sports teams of the clean energy movement for more than four years, the Philadelphia Phillies have…

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“Turn the Power On” Largest Solar Project in Pennsylvania

October 12th, 2012

Power Turning On At The Keystone Solar Project In Lancaster County Keystone Solar Project in Lancaster County, PA (Radnor, PA, October 12, 2012) – Community Energy Solar (Community Energy) today…

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Pittsburghers Can Now Buy 100% PA Wind and Solar Electricity

October 10th, 2012

Community Energy, Pennsylvania’s leading clean energy supplier, launches first wind power option for Duquesne Light customers RADNOR, PA — October 10, 2012 — Pittsburgh families can now buy 100 percent…

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Community Engergy Partners with City of Lafayette, Colorado to Launch Innovative “Solar Gardens” Power Project

August 28th, 2012

Xcel awards Community Energy Solar with 1 MW of capacity in the City of Lafayette (Boulder, CO, August 24, 2012) – Community Energy Solar (Community Energy) today announced that it…

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Millersville University Makes a Commitment to PA Solar Power

August 9th, 2012

Joins Sponsors of Keystone Solar: The Largest Solar Project in Pennsylvania Radnor, PA, July 2012 – Millersville University has committed to purchase solar power from Community Energy’s Keystone Solar Project…

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Community Energy Under Construction on Largest Solar Project in Pennsylvania

July 18th, 2012

Contact: Brent Beerley Community Energy (215) 778-3898 (Radnor, PA, July 18, 2012) – Community Energy Solar (Community Energy) today announced that it has closed financing and commenced construction of its…

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Phillies Power Up Citizens Bank Park with Pennsylvania Electricity

June 18th, 2012

Team’s new green energy choice to support PA’s largest solar project by Community Energy (Radnor, PA, June 14, 2012) – With a continued commitment to clean energy, the Philadelphia Phillies…

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Community Energy Harnesses Wind and Solar Power From Local Sources

April 1st, 2012

By J. F. Pirro (Published in Main Line Today) Community Energy CEO Brent Alderfer with Jay Carlis, vice president of retail, at EV charging station in Wayne A national leader…

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NYSEG and RG&E Catch the Wind Programs Continue to Garner Customer Support

March 20th, 2012

Sales of Wind Energy in 2011 Were Enough to Power Nearly 7,000 Homes for a Year Rochester, NY – In 2011, customers of NYSEG and RG&E, subsidiaries of Iberdrola USA,…

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New Haven Free Public LIbrary Unveils Solar Photovoltaic (PV) System

March 2nd, 2012

 System awarded under the Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority’s (CEFIA) Clean Energy Communities Program Rocky Hill, Conn., February 28, 2012 — The Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority (CEFIA)…

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