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New York Beefs Up Program To Help Schools Go Solar

Mar 02, 2017
The New York Power Authority (NYPA) has announced the opportunity for school districts in the state to “go solar” will be expedited after selecting two additional solar power vendors under Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s K-Solar initiative, a program that has been in the works since January 2014.

NYPA Accelerates Plans to Help New York Schools Tap into Solar

Mar 02, 2017
Central New York, Long Island, North Country, Southern Tier, and Western New York Schools Have Opportunity to “Go Solar”

Connecticut firm named solar developer for LI schools

Mar 01, 2017
New York State has awarded a potentially multimillion-dollar contract to a Connecticut company to be the approved installer of solar panels for Long Island schools.

Cuomo: State solar production up 800 percent

Feb 23, 2017
Greenskies Renewable Energy is to construct a 2-megawatt solar array on about 19 acres behind the county Public Safety Building on outer Stowe Street, then sell relatively low-cost power. The energy will be enough to cover roughly half the needs of the county and hospital for 20 years.

Cuomo: State solar production up 800 percent

Feb 23, 2017
Greenskies Renewable Energy is to construct a 2-megawatt solar array on about 19 acres behind the county Public Safety Building on outer Stowe Street, then sell relatively low-cost power. The energy will be enough to cover roughly half the needs of the county and hospital for 20 years.

Greenskies to build solar array on Whelen roof

Jan 28, 2017
Greenskies Renewable Energy has signed an agreement to build a 339 kilowatt (DC) solar array on the roof of The Whelen Engineering Co. Inc.’s main facility in Chester, according to a press release.

Greenskies to Build Solar Array on Whelen Rooftop

Jan 19, 2017
Greenskies Renewable Energy LLC has signed an agreement to build a 339 kilowatt (DC) solar array on the roof of The Whelen Engineering Co. Inc.’s main facility in Chester, Conn.

Wesleyan Begins Using New Solar Array; 4,162 Panels To Help Power Microgrid

Nov 16, 2016
Wesleyan University turned on its new 4.5-acre, 750-kilowatt solar power array Tuesday, adding a new source of sustainable energy to its campus microgrid.

Lewis County officials hopeful for solar project kickoff in spring

Nov 16, 2016
Lewis County’s planned solar project appears to be on track for an early 2017 kickoff, thanks to some help from the state Public Service Commission.

Lowville trustees narrowly grant zoning immunity for county solar project

Sep 23, 2016
LOWVILLE — Village trustees on Wednesday narrowly voted to grant Lewis County zoning immunity for its planned solar project, more than a week and a half after the initial vote was deadlocked.