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100% Community Solar to Power Cologne, Minnesota

Signing a contract with SunShare, Cologne has become the first city in the state of Minnesota to be powered 100% by community solar. The decision by the City of Cologne marks the culmination of a public process lasting about two months, including a presentation by SunShare, public meetings, and several hours of discussion between City […]

June 16th

Solar Schools — Could Your School Be One?

Putting climate change in the classroom in new and exciting ways, Solar Schools offers a totally unique way to crowdfund clean energy for UK schools. Run by 10:10, a UK-based charity helping to tackle global warming, the Solar Schools program has helped schools raise £470,000 ($724,785) for solar installations, and installed over 800 solar panels […]

June 9th

South Carolina Marks New Solar Milestone

A new solar agreement marks a key milestone for South Carolina customers in the Duke Energy service area. Enhancing Duke Energy’s Distributed Energy Resource programs, the new proposals are designed to grow solar capacity in the utility company’s South Carolina service area from about 2 megawatts to about 110 megawatts. Included in the proposed programs are more […]

June 4th

Solar Schools Award Kids’ Creativity

An innovative partnership has been sparking children’s creativity across the UK, encouraging them to “get creative” about renewable energy, solar power, and climate change. Good Energy, 10:10, and Solar Schools held an exciting competition for the kids and provided £9,000 ($13,970) in cash for prizes to go towards the award-winning schools’ purchase of solar panels. […]

May 22nd