Expanding Access to Solar Financing in Connecticut
July 14, 2016 by Maria Blais Costello

With the CT Solar Lease program, the Connecticut Green Bank continues to develop innovative financing solutions to advance solar and other clean energy technologies.

The Many Benefits of Oregon’s Irrigation Modernization Initiative
July 12, 2016 by Maria Blais Costello

Energy Trust of Oregon, working with the nonprofit Farmers Conservation Alliance, has developed a coordinated and comprehensive program to help irrigation districts and the farmers they serve to develop modern irrigation systems.

Androscoggin Valley Hospital Biomass Boiler and Emissions Reduction System PHOTO CREDIT: New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission Sustainable Energy Division
New Hampshire’s Groundbreaking Renewable Thermal Program
July 7, 2016 by Maria Blais Costello

In 2012, New Hampshire became the first and only state to add a carve-out for renewable thermal technologies to its renewable portfolio standard (RPS).

U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse speaks at the Solarize Tiverton and Solarize Little Compton kickoff event. Photo Credit: Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources
Exploring the Benefits of Distributed Solar in Rhode Island
July 5, 2016 by Maria Blais Costello

The Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources developed a pilot project to explore how distributed solar could provide value to Rhode Island’s electric grid.

New CESA Guide Explains Options for Residential Solar Financing
February 12, 2015 by Maria Blais Costello

The Clean Energy States Alliance has prepared “A Homeowner’s Guide to Solar Financing – Leases, Loans, and PPAs” that will assist homeowners in making the right decision as they weight the benefits of direct ownership versus third-party financing.

Outstanding Clean Energy Programs from States and Municipalities – What’s Working and Why
November 24, 2014 by Maria Blais Costello

The eight recipients of the 2014 State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards exemplify the ground-breaking work being done by states and municipalities in the arena of clean energy development and deployment.

Clean Energy Group and Sustainable Energy Advantage to Operate U.S. Department of Energy’s Northeast Wind Resource Center
March 12, 2014 by Maria Blais Costello

Clean Energy Group (CEG) and Sustainable Energy Advantage (SEA), LLC, are pleased to announce that they have been selected to develop and operate the Northeast Wind Resource Center, one of six regional wind energy resource centers to be established across the US by the U.S. Department of Energy.

Long Island Solar Farm – How Public/Private/Federal Partnerships Can Make Big Things Happen
April 2, 2012 by Maria Blais Costello

In early 2012, the Long Island Solar Farm, located in Upton, NY on Long Island, was given the Renewable Energy World’s “Excellence in Renewable Energy – Reader’s Choice Award.”