Here comes the sun in Medfield

May 05, 2016
In front of a backdrop of a clear blue sky, Medfield’s Energy and Facilities Manager, Andrew Seaman, addressed a small gathering at the Wastewater Treatment Plant. “We’re generating electricity,” he proudly said.

Torrington leases land for installation of solar array

May 04, 2016
The city is aiming to bring in revenue from a currently unused piece of land and provide for the production of renewable energy. The City Council approved having a capped landfill become the site of a solar array Monday. The council voted to authorize Mayor Elinor Carbone to lease the property at 105 Vista Drive to GRE GACRUX LLC., otherwise known as Greenskies Renewable Energy, a Middletown-based company.

Greenskies to install solar panels on middle school roofs

Apr 27, 2016
Plans to promote green energy in town will continue this summer with solar panels being added at both middle schools. Joseph A. DePaolo Middle School and John F. Kennedy Middle School will both have solar panel arrays installed on their rooftops by Greenskies Renewable Energy in Middletown.

Summer solar panel work scheduled for middle schools, Hatton School in Southington

Apr 23, 2016
SOUTHINGTON — Work is scheduled to begin this summer on roof-mounted solar panels for the middle schools and a ground-mounted solar farm for Hatton School. They’re the latest in what town officials hope will be a host of other solar power generating projects, including the new senior center and the town’s old landfill.

Conn. company to build solar energy systems in Erie County

Apr 22, 2016
ALDEN, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Connecticut company has announced its intentions to build three solar energy systems in Erie County. Greenskies Renewable Energy will be creating systems over the course of the next year to generate power in the county.

Local schools looking toward the sky for their energy

Apr 11, 2016
TRUMBULL -They're the quietest, cleanest, least visible kind of power plants. And they'll be right overstu­dents' heads.

Greenskies to Build Solar Array in Alden

Apr 07, 2016
Fresh on the heels of signing a contract to build a 2.7 megawatt municipal solar project in Lewis County in north central New York state, Greenskies Renewable Energy has been contracted to build a 2.7 megawatt solar array in Erie County, in the western end of the state.

Going green: Five Trumbull schools to receive solar arrays

Mar 22, 2016
Trumbull schools are about to get a lot greener beginning next fall. Greenskies Renewable Energy, one of the nation’s top 10 solar developers, announced last week that it has signed an agreement to design and build rooftop solar arrays on five schools in town.

Greenskies surpasses 100M kWh mark

Mar 22, 2016
Middletown's Greenskies Renewable Energy, which was recently ranked in the top 10 most prolific solar developers in the country, said its combined installations have generated more than 100 million kilowatt hours of electricity as of this month.

Stalled Green Energy Projects May Jolt Legislators

Mar 14, 2016
A handful of Connecticut municipalities are pushing legislators to give them the go-ahead to participate in a green energy program that left them out.