Articles by: Lisa Prevost

New England needs grid upgrades and solar developers are footing the bill

New England needs grid upgrades and solar developers are footing the bill

April 5, 2021 at 10:22 am 0 comments

From Energy News Network: Solar developers in Rhode Island and Massachusetts say soaring charges to interconnect with the electric grid are threatening the viability of projects. As more large-scale solar projects line up for connections, developers are being charged upfront for the full cost of the infrastructure upgrades required, a long-commonRead More

Connecticut Superior Court

Connecticut solar installers are in legal fight over property tax exemption language

February 28, 2020 at 8:53 am Comments are Disabled

This article was originally published on Energy News Network. Court cases dispute the definition of “private residential use” for exempting solar installations from property taxes. At least 15 municipalities in Connecticut are locked in court battles with solar companies who say they are wrongfully taxing residential solar installations. Since 2017,Read More