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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
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.

Middletown company reaches national success

Jul 08, 2016
A Middletown-based company is helping cool residents down while helping the environment. The company Greenskies currently provides solar power to Wesleyan University.

Greenskies Ranked No. 1 Among Commercial And Industrial Solar Power Firms

Jun 30, 2016
A Middletown-based solar-power company, Greenskies Renewable Energy, had the biggest share of the commercial and industrial market in the nation during the first quarter of 2016, according to a solar industry research firm.

Greenskies jumps to #1 in the U.S. C&I solar sector during Q1

Jun 20, 2016
The first quarter of 2016 saw a shake-up in the ranking of leading commercial and industrial (C&I) solar installers in the United States, according to the latest report from GTM Research’s Leaderboard service. The company says that Greenskies Renewable Energy replaced SolarCity as the leading installer in the space during the quarter with a 5.5% market share, compared to SolarCity’s 4.9%.

Sun sourced power. Reality. Sustainable energy feeding the grid. Going up now.

May 19, 2016
A crew from Solar Tight Installation (STI) including Luis Feliciano, Benjamin Rich, Alex Rodriquez, Wayne Triba – and others are hard at work installing a Greenskies Renewable Energy LLC ground-mounted solar array farm, going up on the Wesleyan University campus near playing fields at Long Lane and Wadsworth Street in Middletown, Connecticut.

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.