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December 11, 2008

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December 11, 2008

NEVADA – On November 20 the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) adopted a draft order (See Docket 07-06024) which effectively ruled that third party systems are allowed to net meter and the contractual relationship between the third party owner

December 10, 2008

Wind energy developers Babcock & Brown, Iberdrola Renewables and FPL Energy have each pledged $10,000 to help support the South Dakota Wind for Schools program. The funds will be used to defray some construction expenses associated with installing small wind

December 10, 2008

The Utility Wind Integration Group (UWIG) announced that it is moving into the next phase of its landmark project to study the impacts of small-scale wind generation on utility distribution networks. From 2003 to 2007, UWIG undertook the Distributed Wind

December 10, 2008

NEW YORK – ConEdison has filed with the Public Service Commission (PSC) of New York proposed changes to its electric rate schedule for net metering. Recent legislative changes extend net metering to non-residential solar electric generators and to non-residential wind

December 10, 2008

MAINE – On December 5, the Maine Public Utilities Commission (PUC) issued a Draft Report on Small Generator Interconnection Standards, which is now available for public comment. During the 2008 session the Maine Legislature enacted a resolve (L.D. 2149) to

December 10, 2008

MASSACHUSETTS – The Massachusetts’ Department of Public Utilities (DPU) continues to discuss implementation of the recently enacted Green Communities Act. Among other things, this act specifies that a customer-generator should be allowed to produce more energy than is needed on-site

December 10, 2008

TEXAS – During an open meeting on December 4, the Public Utilities Commission of Texas (PUCT) declined to adopt proposed Phase II net metering rules. According to PUCT staff, the PUCT will try to pare down the rules in order

December 05, 2008

Hyannis Country Garden, a 7-acre garden center on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, installed a Northwind 100 wind turbine this fall. The wind turbine project was the brain child of owner/operator Diana Duffley (pictured here), who on a visit to Europe saw

December 03, 2008

SUNY Ulster has just announced its Spring 2009 renewable energy class schedule, including several new offerings. Here’s a list of those courses: 1) Photovoltaics (PV) Installer’s Course – NABCEP Approved, taught by Dr. Gay E. Canough, a NABCEP certified PV

 

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