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Cohoes to save money through solar, LED deals

November 13, 2019COHOES >> Mayor Shawn Morse hopes to save the city as much as $7 million over the next 25 years with plans to create a 2.6 megawatt solar photovoltaic project and upgrade to high efficiency LED lighting. At this time the city has started to review proposals received from solar providers in response […]

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Cohoes mayor proposes switching city to clean, renewable energy

November 13, 2019COHOES, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Cohoes mayor announced on Tuesday that the city is going green. Mayor Shawn Morse said the city has a 2.6 megawatt solar photovoltaic and LED lighting project underway, which is expected to save the city millions of dollars. It’s one of the biggest projects in the history of […]

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Plainville To Buy Electricity From Windham Solar Farm

November 13, 2019 PLAINVILLE — The town is signing a 25-year contract to buy low-cost electricity from a yet-to-be-completed solar panel farm in Windham. The deal, approved Dec. 21 by the town council, is expected to save the town an estimated $591,000 in electricity costs over the 25 years. The town plans to buy 2.4 […]

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Municipalities Like Solar Energy and Power Purchase Agreements

https://www.energymanagertoday.com/municipalities-like-solar-and-power-purchase-agreements-0121331/November 13, 2019https://www.energymanagertoday.com/municipalities-like-solar-and-power-purchase-agreements-0121331/ January 13, 2016 Municipalities big and small increasingly are looking to power purchase agreements (PPAs) to finance solar projects. On Monday, PennEnergy reported that the small upstate New York city of Watervliet has entered into a 20-year power purchase agreement with SunEdison for almost 1 MW of DC solar power. The power, the story says, […]

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Small city of Watervliet, NY to use solar energy over the next 20 years to slash electricity costs

http://www.pennenergy.com/articles/pennenergy/2016/01/small-city-of-watervliet-ny-to-use-solar-energy-over-the-next-20-years-to-slash-electricity-costs.htmlNovember 13, 2019http://www.pennenergy.com/articles/pennenergy/2016/01/small-city-of-watervliet-ny-to-use-solar-energy-over-the-next-20-years-to-slash-electricity-costs.html By PennEnergy Editorial Staff Source: SunEdison, Inc. January 11, 2016 SunEdison, Inc., the largest global renewable energy development company, announced that it has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement with Watervliet, New York for close to 1 megawatt DC of solar power. The solar power will be used in all city-owned buildings, including City Hall, the fire station and […]

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John Kerry Says He Would Explain Solution to Climate Change as a Market Issue

November 13, 2019http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/cp/climate/2015-paris-climate-talks/kerry-would-sell-climate-change-to-americans-as-market-issue By Melissa Eddy and Stanley Reed December 9, 2015 PARIS — Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday that he would sell an agreement on tackling climate change to the American people almost entirely as a jobs and economic issue.

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Business Leaders Commit to Energy Goals at Climate Conference

November 13, 2019http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/09/world/europe/business-leaders-commit-to-energy-goals-at-climate-conference.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share&_r=0 By Stanley Reed December 8, 2015 PARIS — Unilever. Total. Bank of America. Patagonia. Ikea. Some of the world’s largest companies — and brands — announced their commitment on Tuesday to cutting carbon emissions and participating in practices that would support sustainable energy.

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UI Finalizes Deal to Build Microgrid in Woodbridge

November 13, 2019 FuelCell Energy Power Plant Will Provide Clean, Highly Reliable Energy for Town Facilities November 17, 2015 09:00 ET Source: FuelCell Energy, Inc.; UIL Holdings Corporation ORANGE and DANBURY, Conn., Nov. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The United Illuminating Company, a subsidiary of UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL), today announced it has finalized an agreement […]

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Borrego Solar and sPower Complete 9.1 MW Suffolk County Solar Projects

November 13, 2019http://borregosolar.com/commercial-solar-energy-systems-company/news-and-press/2015/borrego-solar-and-spower-complete-9-1mw-suffolk-county-solar-pro/ Sutter and Sterlington projects comprise the sPower Riverhead Solar Farm and are part of PSEG-LI’s Clean Solar Initiative Feed-In-Tariff Program San Diego, CA—November 2, 2015 sPower, a leading renewable energy provider, and Borrego Solar Systems Inc., a prominent designer, developer, installer and financier of grid-tied solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, today announced the […]

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Cogeneration Comes Online in July 2015

November 13, 2019http://www.concordy.com/sci-tech/2015/10/cogeneration-comes-online-in-july-2016/ By Andy Zou Tractors have been excavating the earth and piling dirt on a construction site by Alexander Lane, across from the front entrance of Messa Rink, for two months now. Cordoned off by a green fence, students may question what is going on behind this dig-down. Construction is in full swing […]

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