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Poll: Ohio voters support renewable energy and oppose the state’s recent nuclear subsidy

Poll: Ohio voters support renewable energy and oppose the state’s recent nuclear subsidy

October 14, 2019 at 1:36 pm Comments are Disabled

A new poll released today by Climate Nexus finds that Ohio voters support a broad array of policies to address climate impacts and increase production of renewable energy in the state, and they want their elected officials to support those policies. The poll comes ahead of the fourth Democratic presidentialRead More

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Louisiana PSC votes to allow utilites to lower net metering payback rates

October 14, 2019 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

The Louisiana Public Service Commission (PSC) voted last month to lower the net metering rates energy companies must pay solar customers. The crusade to lower the value of home solar was led by Entergy, which will be decreasing its per kilowatt payback from 10 cents to 3.5 cents. This articleRead More

California PUC approves $120 million to help disadvantaged communities go solar

California PUC approves $120 million to help disadvantaged communities go solar

September 13, 2019 at 1:26 pm Comments are Disabled

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) voted yesterday to approve program implementation for the Disadvantaged Communities – Single-family Solar Homes (DAC-SASH) program. A major new investment in expanding solar access, DAC-SASH aims to increase the adoption of clean, affordable solar power by low-income households in disadvantaged communities. It builds offRead More

Lack of SMARTs? Report shows Massachusetts will fall short of its renewable energy goals unless it makes some changes

Lack of SMARTs? Report shows Massachusetts will fall short of its renewable energy goals unless it makes some changes

September 4, 2019 at 12:07 pm 1 comment

To see how much forward-thinking policy influences the growth of a renewable energy market – and how stops/starts/small caps stifle that demand – look no further than the ebbs and flows of the solar market in Massachusetts. A new report from Vote Solar sums this all up, illustrating how Massachusetts’Read More