IEEFA Arizona: ‘Post-coal reclamation economy’ seen after closure of Navajo Generating Station and Kayenta Mine

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Site remediation will involve thousands of acres and require hundreds of skilled workers; public pressure on Peabody may be required for ‘proper cleanup’; responsible repurposing of NGS infrastructure will include development of utility-scale solar and emerging electricity-storage technology.

Read more here:

http://ieefa.org/ieefa-arizona-post-coal-reclamation-economy-seen-after-closure-of-navajo-generating-station-and-kayenta-mine/

Solar Provider group to add 2 MW of community solar energy in Minnesota

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Solar Provider Group has partnered with Syncarpha Capital, to help bring 2 MW of solar energy to Minnesota. The Community Solar projects are expected to reach commercial operation in December 2018 and will produce green energy for the next 20 years.

Read more at PV-Magazine online:

https://pv-magazine-usa.com/press-releases/solar-provider-group-to-add-2-mw-of-community-solar-energy-in-minnesota/

Trees, Water & People with Honor the Earth and Eriq Acosta

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The Honor the Earth solar team has been meeting with Eriq Acousta and Sebastian Africano from our partner organization Trees Water People. In their visit to the Akiing campus, we were joined by Hal Aronson from We Share Solar, an organization that provides portable "solar suitcases" to generate electricity in remote locations around the world. Together we plan to use the solar suitcases to introduce solar PV and electrical circuitry concepts to youth on the White Earth Reservation and at our cultural camps next summer.

Meeting on Nov 6th, 2018

Teaching New York the real value of solar (PV-Magazine-Usa.com)

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“SEIA has filed a petition with the New York regulators calling for changes to the calculation of the value of distributed energy, including by refining how to take into account avoided damages, and adjusting the application of ‘E-values’ until further program changes occur. “

Read the entire article here: https://pv-magazine-usa.com/2018/10/19/teaching-new-york-the-real-value-of-solar/