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Lawmakers accuse Big Oil of years-long disinformation effort

East Bay Times 09 Dec 2022
By Rene Marsh . CNN ... The committee found the fossil fuel industry is “posturing on climate issues while avoiding real commitments” to reducing greenhouse gas emissions ... “The U.S ... Related Articles ... Fremont, East Bay park district enter 20-year Mission Peak lease ... California’s grid needs more solar, not less ... Solar incentives ... .

First Financial Equipment Leasing Expands Operations in Canada Following Acquisition of NorFund Capital

The Galveston Daily News 08 Dec 2022
Based in Toronto, Canada, NorFund Capital is an independent leasing company specializing in capital equipment, solar and alternative energy, and vendor finance programs. The acquisition continues First Financial Equipment Leasing's tremendous growth trajectory, driven by its vision to elevate and broaden solutions offered to its global customers.

Solar companies' fees must now go to farmland preservation

Olean Times Herald 08 Dec 2022
ALBANY (TNS) — Fees paid to the state by solar companies that convert agricultural land into solar farms will ... Farms often become the sites for solar projects, and farmers in areas with rising property values often have an incentive to sell or lease their land to solar companies.

Proposed solar farm draws crowd to Bradford Twp. meeting

The Bradford Era 08 Dec 2022
WOODLAND — About 50 people appeared at a recent Bradford Township Supervisors meeting in opposition to a proposed solar farm there. The proposed solar farm, which remains in the planning stages, would be located on current farmland ... Based on preliminary planning details, it would be a 20 MW solar farm at an around 200 acre site.

Yaw to reintroduce solar legislation

The Milton Standard Journal 08 Dec 2022
Gene Yaw (R-23) has announced plans to re-introduce legislation to establish bonding and decommissioning requirements for project developers who seek to install or operate commercial solar electric generation facilities in Pennsylvania ... In addition, the legislation is designed to protect landowners who lease their property to developers.

Washington's Green New Deal: Climate agenda generates many unanswered questions

Capital Press 08 Dec 2022
They plan to do that by mandating 100% clean energy from wind and solar farms, hydroelectric dams and zero-emission cars and trucks ... Solar companies also have letters from landowners who say leasing out their marginal land pays better than farming it and that the stable income will help them continue to farm and ranch.

Defense budget requires 'senior' DOD official to oversee Guam missile defense

Guam Pacific Daily News 08 Dec 2022
By Steve Limtiaco Pacific Daily News. Steve Limtiaco. Author email. Dec 8, 2022 5 hrs ago 0 ... 5, 2020.Rick Cruz/PDN ... One possible location is South Finegayan, which was supposed to be leased to the Guam Power Authority to provide more solar energy to the island ... A new missile defense system may derail a a 40-megawatt solar project on military land ... Tags.

Larry Magid: Sharing your legacy and animating your ancestors

East Bay Times 08 Dec 2022
Abraham Lincoln died in 1865, but I just created a 15-second video where he comments on today’s divided union. The voice may not sound exactly like his, but you can hear him speak and see his lips move ... Business . ... Fremont, East Bay park district enter 20-year Mission Peak lease ... Wildfire smoke can slash California solar power output by nearly a third.

Solar's Lofty Ambitions Are Consuming Ever-Larger Expanses of Land Down Below

Victoria Advocate 07 Dec 2022
JohnJ.A.” Devin, whose family holdings and relatives will lease land for the Randolph Solar Project, said he could lease for $35 to $40 per acre to a farmer growing soybeans, or as much as $100 per acre to a farmer growing corn ... a thank-you fee.'Those Damn Solar People'.

Solar Energy Park to be Constructed in Pine River Township

Gratiot County Herald 07 Dec 2022
... approximately 400 acres of leased land west of US-127 and north of M-46.

Largest landfill solar project in N.J. also helps township recoup $2.3M in past taxes

Solar Builder 06 Dec 2022
Solar projects on landfills continue to come online across the country. According to the EPA, there has been an 80 percent increase in the number of landfill solar projects in the U.S ... CEP Renewables, CS Energy, Terrasmart, Lindsay Precast and NJR Clean Energy Ventures teamed up on the 25.6 MWdc solar project is located in Mount Olive, N.J.

Company may install, lease solar panels without being a utility, PSC rules

Victoria Advocate 02 Dec 2022
A Stevens Point family can lease a solar panel array for their home from a private contractor and the contractor won’t be regulated as an electric utility, the Wisconsin Public Service Commission (PSC) decided Thursday ... The ruling was requested in a petition that a nonprofit solar energy promoter, Vote Solar, filed in May.

CEP Renewables Completes Largest Landfill Solar Project in North America

Victoria Advocate 02 Dec 2022
2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CEP Renewables, CS Energy, Terrasmart, Lindsay Precast and NJR Clean Energy Ventures, announced that they have completed the largest landfill solar project in North America ... According to the EPA, there has been an 80 percent increase in the number of landfill solar projects in the U.S.

Activists pressure Biden to quickly issue new executive actions to fight climate change

Yahoo Daily News 02 Dec 2022
The Department of Interior has ramped up leasing federal land and waters for wind and solar energy production ... 6, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will hold the first-ever offshore wind energy lease sale on the West Coast ... — the Inflation Reduction Act also mandated a certain amount of new leasing moving forward.

Utility regulators grant blessing to solar financing arrangement

Madison 01 Dec 2022
The Public Service Commission voted 2-1 Thursday to issue a ruling that a family can lease solar panels from a company other than a regulated utility but stopped short of granting blanket approval of practice known as third-party financing ... solar installers and their customers.

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