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Watch these four clean energy trends in U.S. cities

GreenBiz Lacey Shaver  Thursday, February 13, 2020. At the start of this new decade, American cities, states and businesses already have come a long way on the road to cutting greenhouse gas emissions to help tackle the climate crisis: 155 cities have committed to 100 percent community-wide renewable energy; 15 states plus Washington, D.C., and (More...)

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W.Va. energy company plans to develop solar field in Greene

Rick Shrum  Observer-Reporter, Oct 22, 2019. One of the largest solar facilities in the Appalachian Basin, and perhaps the largest in Western Pennsylvania, is planned for Greene County. Greene Commissioner Blair Zimmerman said Monday morning that Longview Power LLC, based in Maidsville, W.Va., is in the developmental phase of constructing a 70-megawatt utility grade solar (More...)

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This startup is going to put one of the world’s largest sustainable greenhouses in coal country

By Adele Peters FastCompany, June 10, 2019. [350Pgh note:  Now this is the kind of industrial technology from the Netherlands that we like to see, lots of land available in Beaver County…..    Note also that 5th Season is building a  large vertical farm  in Braddock, PA using technology from CMU.] AppHarvest is building a 60-acre greenhouse (More...)

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Spotsylvania solar project back in action

PV Magazine, April 11, 2019, Tim Sylvia. Don’t call it a comeback: The largest single section of sPower’s proposed 500 MW solar project in Spotsylvania County, Virginia has been approved by the county after initially being recommended for denial. In what might as well be called a Shyamalan-esque twist, the largest section of sPower’s proposed (More...)

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Report: 90,000+ Clean Energy Jobs Across Pennsylvania

E2 Press Release, June 18, 2019. PHILADELPHIA (June 18, 2019) – More than 90,000 Pennsylvanians now work in clean energy after the state added 5,000 jobs in 2018, according to a new analysis of energy jobs data by the national nonpartisan business group E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs) and partner organizations Keystone Energy Efficiency Alliance (KEEA), Sustainable (More...)

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