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Monthly Archives: May 2012

Rooftop Solar Challenge: Making solar more affordable, accessible Posted on May 14

Rooftop Solar Challenge: Making solar more affordable, accessible

Mark Sylvia Commissioner, Department of Energy Resources (DOER) View Mark's Bio Using the sun to power our homes, businesses, and government buildings has come a long way in Massachusetts. Solar capacity has increased 30-fold since 2007, when Governor Patrick set his goal of installing 250   …Continue Reading Rooftop Solar Challenge: Making solar more affordable, accessible

Energy By the Numbers: 62,000 Posted on May 4

Energy By the Numbers: 62,000

Dan Burgess Clean Energy Fellow, Department of Energy Resources View Dan's Complete Bio Less than thirty minutes from Boston, the Blue Hills Reservation is a haven for those who enjoy exploring the outdoors. Now the area is also the site of a 48 kW solar   …Continue Reading Energy By the Numbers: 62,000