Category Archives: residential solar farm

New solar farm in progress in Clay County – WTHITV.com
18 Dec
11:58

New solar farm in progress in Clay County – WTHITV.com

STAUNTON, Ind. (WTHI) – Efforts to “go green” continue in the Wabash Valley. That’s with the addition of a solar farm south of Staunton in Clay County. Cypress Creek Renewables is the company behind the project. The farm is a more than $6 million dollar investment in the area. In total, the project […]

Commission makes right decision on solar farm – Opinion – Ag Journal
18 Dec
5:59

Commission makes right decision on solar farm – Opinion – Ag Journal

Give Pueblo County commissioners credit: When considering whether to approve a zoning change to allow a solar farm near a residential neighborhood, the commissioners listened to their constituents. By a 3-0 vote, the commission rejected an application to put a 100-megawatt solar farm near the St. Charles River Estates subdivision. […]

Owner plans to turn Hickory Ridge Golf Club into solar farm – Amherst Bulletin
17 Dec
2:44

Owner plans to turn Hickory Ridge Golf Club into solar farm – Amherst Bulletin

AMHERST — A large solar project may replace some or all of the greens and fairways at Hickory Ridge Golf Club, likely bringing an end to the course that opened on former farmland at the Amherst-Hadley town line in 1969. Applied Golf Photovoltaic Power Systems is the name of the […]

‘Vast’ Graveney solar farm plans one step closer – BBC News
15 Dec
11:56

‘Vast’ Graveney solar farm plans one step closer – BBC News

A proposed solar farm with 800,000 panels is to be considered by the government. The Cleve Hill Solar Park would be built on 890 acres (360 hectares) of farmland at Graveney in north Kent. Kent Wildlife Trust has objected to the plans, saying the development threatens wildlife, including marsh harriers. […]

Not right time or place for a solar field – ECM Publishers
14 Dec
6:30

Not right time or place for a solar field – ECM Publishers

To the Editor: We are one of so many who have been affected by the proposed solar farm on Nature Road. We want to say thank you to the commissioners for their 3-2 vote. They were working for the people and not the giant corporations. When people buy a home, […]

Solar farm gets go-ahead – Sampson Independent
13 Dec
4:26

Solar farm gets go-ahead – Sampson Independent

Brent Niemann, director of civil engineering at Strata Solar, talks about the development of a solar farm on U.S. 421 as attorney Beth Trahos holds site plans. – The development of a solar farm along U.S. 421 was approved by the Clinton City Council during a recent meeting, with developers […]

Virginia counties seek reforms to help unlock landfill solar potential – Energy News Network
13 Dec
5:01

Virginia counties seek reforms to help unlock landfill solar potential – Energy News Network

An effort to remove legal barriers to landfill solar projects is gaining support ahead of the 2019 legislative session. Turning dormant landfills into solar farms appeals to planners and developers because such “recycling” adds value to otherwise undesirable space. In Virginia, though, state law limits solar arrays to serving […]

Pueblo County Commissioners turn down solar panel farm – KRDO
12 Dec
5:29

Pueblo County Commissioners turn down solar panel farm – KRDO

Video Pueblo Commissioners turn down solar panel plan PUEBLO, Colo. – – In a unanimous vote Wednesday, Pueblo County Commissioners turned down a request to build a 100-megawatt solar farm in the southern part of the county.  The project was submitted for approval by a renewable energy company based out of […]

Solar and green jobs are rising around Chicago’s ‘toxic doughnut’ – Energy News Network
12 Dec
5:01

Solar and green jobs are rising around Chicago’s ‘toxic doughnut’ – Energy News Network

Altgeld Gardens will soon be the site of a city-sponsored green jobs training program and a brownfield solar farm. After years of community demands for investment, green jobs and development are finally coming to one of Chicago’s poorest and most isolated neighborhoods. Altgeld Gardens, a sprawling public housing complex […]

Plainville swim club has a bright future | Local News – The Sun Chronicle
12 Dec
3:00

Plainville swim club has a bright future | Local News – The Sun Chronicle

PLAINVILLE — A unique venture involving the town, Hockomock YMCA and a local swim and tennis club will bring more recreational opportunities to residents and needed tax revenue. Plans are for the YMCA to take over the Park Terrace Swim Club off Berry Street, with a large solar […]

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