Solar project helps to reclaim site of notorious Boston-area toxic waste case

A cluster of cancer cases in Woburn, Massachusetts, in the 1980s prompted a major pollution lawsuit that eventually inspired a book and subsequent movie. Now, a community solar project is bringing “new, positive life” to the site.
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Illinois passes binding 100% clean energy bill

The Illinois legislature gave final approval Monday to a bill that sets the state on a path to 100% carbon-free power by 2045.
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OYA Solar building six community solar projects in New York State

The projects are expected to generate approximately 895,000 MWh of power and offset 699,000 tons of carbon dioxide over their 25-year operation.

Ponds, reservoirs could host floating solar in space-constrained Massachusetts

Developers intend to install the floating solar panels atop storage ponds, water treatments plants, and other human-made bodies of water — a first in a state mired in debate over how best to site projects.
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New York activates first opt-out community solar program in the U.S.

The first community solar program in the U.S. to automatically enroll residents is now active in Western New York.

Solar + storage provider unveils new financing structure for C&I, community solar projects

Under the framework, Q Cells will provide capital investment in exchange for the rights to future grid services revenue expected to be generated by the portfolio in California.

New Jersey community solar farm nears completion at former landfill site

New Jersey became a national leader in community solar projects in part by targeting previously unusable sites, like landfills.

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