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CEC Team Member Spotlight: Roy Palk, National Energy Advisor

Community solar is a relatively new industry, yet it is benefitting from the expertise of seasoned energy market professionals. For Clean Energy Collective, this comes via Roy Palk, a 46-year industry veteran that serves as CEC’s National Energy Advisor. Roy guides CEC with strategic and market development efforts, primarily with electric cooperatives and municipal utilities, and represents CEC with those ... Read More »

Press Release: TD Garden Taps Community Solar for Clean Energy, Lower Costs

WORCESTER, MASS. (February 13, 2017) – Clean Energy Collective (CEC), the nation’s leading community solar solutions provider, has announced a deal with Delaware North, owner and operator of TD Garden, to reduce the electricity costs of New England’s largest sports and entertainment arena through community solar. TD Garden is serving as an anchor tenant in CEC’s 1.3 MW community shared ... Read More »

Pueblo County School District 70

Pueblo County School District 70 (D70), a public school district comprised of 21 schools serving 9,560 students in south central Colorado, recently made the decision to offset 100% of its electricity needs from Black Hills Energy with clean, solar energy. “It’s exciting to be the first school district in the state to employ this strategy, and I’m hopeful we are ... Read More »

Community Solar Delivering Value to All Utility Customers

Grid performance and reliability is the primary goal for every utility. Given an electricity delivery system that has operated for the most part on 1950’s technology, delivering on that promise is a challenging and cost-intensive endeavor. And with the rapid growth of distributed energy resources—smaller local generating power sources versus massive centralized power plants—we are requiring more of the energy ... Read More »

5 Steps to Effective Community Solar Advocacy

It is the time of the year for legislative action, when state senators and representatives hear from constituents and craft legislation. If you live in a state or community that you think would benefit from community solar policy, or where you think the existing community solar policy can be expanded or improved, Clean Energy Collective wants to help you be ... Read More »