Tag Archives: Utility Scale Solar Design

Community Solar Has Great Growth Potential

One solar sector that has the potential for significant growth in the 2017 -2018 time frame is “Community Solar” in select states in the U.S.  According to a recent Green Tech Media report while there are only 80MWs of community solar projects … Continue reading

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Solar Project Permitting Trends in California

Solar Project Permitting Trends in California
By Philip L. Millenbah, AICP
VP Project Development and Land Services
Solar Land Partners, Inc. Continue reading

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Land Use and Utility Scale Solar Projects

With the approval of these projects and with the demand for utility scale projects growing rapidly, solar developers will be called on to develop best management practices to mitigate any land use impacts associated with solar development. But during the course of their permitting process solar developers need to educate the local permitting staff about the true regional impacts of fossil fuel energy facilities and on the long term environmental benefits utility scale solar provides their community. Continue reading

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