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The Summer Solar Boom: Understanding Peak Production and Energy Savings

Solar panels installed on a house roof, leading to energy savings

As the summer sun reaches its peak, solar energy systems across the globe experience a surge in production, presenting a golden opportunity for homeowners to maximize their energy savings. This phenomenon is driven by longer daylight hours and more intense sunlight, resulting in increased solar irradiance and higher electricity generation from solar panels. Peak Production […]

The Advantages of Leasing Land for Solar Farms

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As the nation seeks to transition to renewable energy sources, land leasing for solar projects emerges as a pivotal strategy for expanding solar energy infrastructure. In this article, we explore the benefits that land leasing offers for solar energy development nationwide. Land Utilization and Sustainability: Leasing your land allows landowners to transform underutilized or non-productive […]

New York’s Renewable Energy Revolution: Breaking Records with Wind and Solar Power

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In a monumental stride towards a greener future, New York is making headlines with its unprecedented achievements in renewable energy generation. The recent milestones in wind and solar power production not only mark significant progress but also underscore the state’s commitment to a sustainable energy transition. With a bold vision to achieve emissions-free electricity by […]

Everything You Need to Know About Solar Tax Credits

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Solar energy is rapidly gaining traction as a clean and sustainable alternative to traditional fossil fuels. In New York, State Senator Pete Harckham’s recent proposal to introduce tax credits for homeowners transitioning to rooftop solar installations has sparked significant interest and discussion. To help you navigate this exciting development, let’s delve into the details of […]

Five Community Solar Champions Honored In Colorado

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Denver, CO (October 3, 2023) — The Coalition for Community Solar Access (CCSA) is marking a year of significant growth and momentum for community solar by recognizing individuals and organizations for their dedication to supporting and expanding community solar programs.