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Solar Panels Eliminating Some North Texans’ Electricity Bills Entirely

CBS Sports 18 May 2021
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – As the sun shines on Tracy Wallace’s home in Dallas, she knows the solar panels on the roof are soaking up its energy ... They had a 10.1-kilowatt solar panel system installed on their roof in 2019, and said they receive negative energy bills more often than not.

SolaREIT debuts Pre-Paid Lease for solar developers, landowners

Solar Builder 17 May 2021
Solar real estate investment fund SolaREIT is introducing a Pre-Paid Lease for solar developers to provide landowners with up-front payment for up to 30-years of lease payments ... The majority of solar projects are on leased property, and the Prepaid Lease allows landowners to ...

What to look for when solar comes knocking

Albuquerque Journal 17 May 2021
Purchasing a solar system is different from leasing one or signing a “power purchase agreement” with a solar company ... When leasing a system or signing a power purchase agreement, the homeowner pays the solar company for all the electricity produced each month, usually through 20- or 25-year contracts.

Casting a shadow on solar: Aggressive sale pitches target uninformed consumers

Albuquerque Journal 17 May 2021
Companies began targeting middle- and lower-income consumers with new products, such as leasing solar systems or setting up company-owned panels on people’s roofs to just sell them the electricity ... Agreements to lease solar panels, or to buy power from company-owned rooftop ...

Solar power is a boon for Maine farmers

Bangor Daily News 17 May 2021
We’ve converted about 10 acres of pasture to host a community solar power array that will provide clean, renewable power to our neighbors in the area ... We lease our land to the solar company, so we maintain ownership, and once the lease is over, we can return the land to farm use if we decide to go in a different direction.

SolaREIT introduces pre-paid lease program

Maryland Daily Record 17 May 2021
SolaREIT, a solar real estate investment fund in Rockville, is introducing ...

Old Glens Falls landfill being eyed for solar farm

The Post-Star 15 May 2021
In general, the economic benefits from solar generation on the landfill could include competitively priced electricity from the project, revenues via land lease payments from a solar developer, potentially reduced landfill maintenance costs, job creation and stimulation of the local economy during solar construction,” the report reads.

Canadian Investor Files Motion to Dismiss Kolomoyskyi-Friendly Judges in Illegal Disconnection Hearing

The Philadelphia Tribune 14 May 2021
The Nikopol solar station owned by TIU Canada is on land leased long term from the city of Nikopol. The solar plant connects to a substation on the grounds of the NFZ ... TIU Canada is a leading Canadian-based solar energy producer, which has been working in Ukraine since 2016, and is a leading solar energy producer.

DEP Awards More Than $3.4 Million to Cleaner Fuel Transportation Projects Statewide

Courier Express 14 May 2021
It also supports installation of fueling stations for these vehicles ... Four projects will install a propane fueling station and 10 electric vehicle (EV) chargers, including two that will be solar powered ... Multicounty. Ingevity Corporation ... $96,708 to install two solar-powered Level 2 EV chargers and $27,305 to lease five EVs.Wilson School District ... Erie.

Ovid Township revises solar ordinance

The Daily Reporter 13 May 2021
The Ovid Township board unanimously passed amendments to its solar and general zoning ordinances with little discussion Monday ... Ovid Supervisor Greg Gemmill said changes were made to apply the ordinance not only to solar, but to all special use permits allowed in the township ... Over a dozen have signed leases to use their property for a solar farm.

Solar power projects flaring up all over Garfield County

Post Independent 13 May 2021
The project is the result of a three-way partnership between Pivot Energy, the private landowners who are leasing the site, and Standard Solar, which financed the project and will own it ... That effort involved pre-screening potential sites that could host a solar farm, then ...

Indian state tenders 500 MW of solar capacity under farming support scheme

PV Magazine 13 May 2021
Under the terms of the Odisha state tender, solar plants will be set up on a build, own, operate basis, with farmers able to lease the sites and the electricity being sold to state electricity distribution company Grid Corporation of Odisha (Gridco) at a fixed price, determined by the tender.

A solar showcase is coming to the coalfields of Central Appalachia via Sun Tribe

Solar Builder 13 May 2021
When Danny Van Clief chose a career in solar energy, he wasn’t seeking a turbulence-free glide path ... The second is yielding a positive financial return to show partners that investments in nature such as leasing land for solar projects, practicing sustainable forestry and sequestering carbon in intact trees are smart business decisions.

County receives funds for winter damages

Sulphur Springs News-Telegram 12 May 2021
During the citizen’s comment portion of the meeting, two citizen’s presented their own personal take on the Dike Solar Farm project for the court to consider ... “The land being leased to the solar company is all owned by private individuals who can do whatever they please with the land that they own,” Fuller shared.

N.C. regulators approve Duke Energy landfill solar project

Johnson City Press 12 May 2021
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- North Carolina regulators recently approved Duke Energy's 5-megawatt (MW) solar project in Buncombe County – the company's first that will be located on a retired county landfill ... Under a 25-year agreement, the county will lease the land to Duke Energy.