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New solar panels expected to save CCRC $40,000 per year

Feb 02, 2022
The Town Center at Covenant Living of Cromwell, a continuing care retirement community in Connecticut, is committed to conserving energy and becoming more sustainable for the future while at the same time lowering operational expenses, according to Executive Director Dan Stegbauer.

New solar farms coming to Orange, E. Windsor; sheep to be hired for mowing

Feb 02, 2022
Energy firm Greenskies Clean Focus, which is developing both projects, said the solar farms will be based on agricultural land, an intersection sometimes known as “agrivoltaics” or “agrisolar.”

Greenskies brings agrivoltaics solar arrays to two Connecticut farms

Feb 02, 2022
Greenskies’ new pair of dual-purpose solar power generation and agricultural co-use projects in Orange and East Windsor, Conn., will begin construction later this year after recently receiving approval from the Connecticut Siting Council.

New solar farms coming to East Windsor, Orange; sheep will be hired for property maintenance

Feb 02, 2022
Energy firm Greenskies Clean Focus, which is developing both projects, said the solar farms will be based on agricultural land, an intersection sometimes known as “agrivoltaics” or “agrisolar.” Construction is expected to begin later this year, according to company officials.

2 Connecticut Solar Farms Will Also Grow Crops

Feb 01, 2022
“Greenskies is excited to support a growing community of forward-thinking farmers across Connecticut,” said Stanley Chin, president and CEO of Greenskies.

Greenskies to support farming at its solar sites

Feb 01, 2022
The Connecticut-based firm received approvals to bring farming to two solar fields in a practice called agrivoltaics.

2 Connecticut solar farms will also grow crops

Feb 01, 2022
Connecticut-based Greenskies Clean Focus is bringing farming to solar fields across Connecticut. Both projects have been approved in unanimous votes from the Connecticut Siting Council and received endorsements from the State Department of Agriculture for their soil considerations.

Solar panels at Cromwell retirement home to save $40,000 in annual energy costs

Jan 31, 2022
The project, at the Covenant Living of Cromwell new Town Center, is projected to save $1.4 million over the next 20 years according to a press release.

Solar panels at Cromwell retirement home to save $40,000 in annual energy costs

Jan 31, 2022
The installation of 356 solar panels at the town’s senior living retirement community is expected to save the facility $40,000 a year in energy costs.

Four solar projects expected to save Connecticut town $200,000 per year

Jan 06, 2022
Connecticut commercial solar developer Greenskies Clean Focus has completed the installation of four solar energy systems totaling approximately 1 MW in the town of Killingly, CT.