2016 Press Clips

By Amy McGann on January 6, 2022
A look back at Ohio renewable energy stories from 2016Cleveland Plain-Dealer12/31/16Ohio
Group selects solar companyFlorida Today12/30/16Florida
Frederick County Solar Co-Op Selects Installer for Solar Panels,The Catoctin Banner12/29/16Maryland
Op-ed: Solar is Clean, Popular and Under AttackAlt Daily12/19/16Virginia
Opponents of the $6.8B Pepco-Exelon merger will have their day in court. Here's when.Washington Business Journal12/15/16D.C.
Solar co-op expanding on PeninsulaInside Business12/13/16Virginia
Mike Queen ShowWV Metro News12/12/16West Virginia
Solar Congress set for Dec. 10Dominion Post12/8/16West Virginia
WV SUN to Host Solar CongressWBOY-TV12/6/16West Virginia
Want To Add Solar To Your Home For A Discount? Find Out More At Lakewood Public LibraryLakewood Observer12/6/16Ohio
10,000th Kilowatt of Solar in ArlingtonConnection Newspapers11/30/16National
Orange solar co-op attracts more than 400Orlando Sentinel11/26/16Florida
Solar panels become more popular in FloridaWFTV-TV11/17/16Florida
Community Power Network's Approach Nets 10MWs of Home Solar Across USSolar Reviews11/17/16National
Community Power Network installs 10,000 kW of solarSolar Power World11/17/16National
Community Power Network Installs 10,000th kilowatt of SolarSolar Novus11/17/16National
Solar co-op picks contractor, hosting information sessionThe Daily Press11/7/16Virginia
Orange County Homeowners Invited to Attend Final Informational Session about Going SolarWest Orlando News11/6/16Florida
Orange County Homeowners Invited to Attend Informational Sessions about Going SolarThe Apopka Voice11/6/16Florida
Info session on solar panels to be held Nov. 14Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal11/2/16Virginia
Solar Co-op offered in Frederick Co.Emmitsburg News-Journal11/1/16Maryland
Solar expansion on horizon for county homeowners, and for Frederick cityFrederick News-Post10/28/16Maryland
Tesla Plans to Close the Solar-Electric Car LoopSeeker10/27/16National
Let the sun shinePolitico Florida Playbook10/26/16Florida
Group helps residents save money on converting to solar powerWESH-TV10/25/16Florida
League of Women Voters to start new solar co-opFlorida Today10/25/16Florida
Big D Electric selected by solar co-opCumberland Times-News10/25/16Maryland
Local Firm Wins Solar Co-op BidWCBC-AM10/24/16Maryland
6 things to know this week in Frederick CountyFrederick News-Post10/23/16Maryland
Mountain View Solar selected for projectDominion Post10/22/16West Virginia
PSC: FirstEnergy can seek higher capacity without bidsCharleston Gazette-Mail10/18/16West Virginia
Solar panel interest surpasses expectations in Frederick CountyFrederick News-Post10/17/16Maryland
Critics say FirstEnergy is shielding its shareholders on the backs of WV ratepayersThe State Journal10/16/16West Virginia
County Solar Co-op makes bulk purchase possibleThe Apopka Voice10/14/16Florida
Orange-County Picks ESA Renewables-to-install-solar-panels-for-co-op-participantsOrlando Rising10/14/16Florida
Cuyahoga County Solar Co-op selected exclusive installersCleveland Plain-Dealer10/13/16Ohio
Anti-Amendment 1 Solar-Powered Boat Tour Sets Sail InWJCT-FM10/11/16Florida
Amendment 1 foes deliver a message in their concrete boatFlorida Times-Union10/11/16Florida
Sound Bites: MD Solar CongressWEAA-FM10/6/16Maryland
Gaithersburg Solar Co-Op FormsGaithersburg Town Crier10/6/16Maryland
Why are Florida's big utilities companies backing amendment 1 for solar energyWMNF-FM9/29/16Florida
Newport News solar energy co-op formsInside Business9/27/16Virginia
WV mayors, gas companies, others question FirstEnergy's plan for Pleasants power plantCharleston Gazette-Mail9/24/16West Virginia
Worcester Co-Op Selects Installer For Solar ProjectsThe Dispatch9/22/16Maryland
Cecil County solar energy co-op chooses installerCecil Whig9/22/16Maryland
Cecil residents looking to form solar co-opCecil Whig9/22/16Maryland
Want to Go Solar in St. Pete?Tampa Bay Reporter9/15/16Florida
Editorial: Very interestingGloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal9/7/16Virginia
Home solar info meetings at Tri-C tonight, tomorrowCleveland Plain-Dealer9/6/16Ohio
Middle Peninsula residents invited to join solar cooperativeGloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal8/31/16Virginia
Ohio solar project to be completed next yearThe Vindicator8/29/16Ohio
Autopsy of the Campaign Against the Exelon-Pepco MergerGreentech Media8/29/16D.C.
State's largest solar project to be in B.G.Toledo Blade8/26/16Ohio
Eyes on solar tax break for a greener FloridaOrlando Sentinel8/25/16Florida
Solar co-op launches on the Middle PeninsulaThe Daily Press8/24/16Virginia
Solar energy made accessibleFarmville Herald8/23/16Virginia
Ahorrio de EnergiaWTMO-TV8/22/16Florida
Orange County Solar Co-Op Holds Informational MeetingsWMFE-FM8/22/16Florida
How to go solar: Group forming solar co-ops in FloridaNews 138/22/16Florida
Discussion on solarFlorida Today8/21/16Florida
Breaking News: Petition Filed with DC Court of Appeals to Block Ongoing Implementation of Pepco-Exelon MergerThe InTowner8/19/16D.C.
Rockville Co-Sponsors Solar Co-OpPatch8/19/16Maryland
Orange County offers information sessions on solar co-opsOrlando Sentinel8/19/16Florida
Voters get to decide on Solar Amendment and Game Changer in primaryMontecello News8/18/16Florida
DC government, activists join appeal of Exelon-Pepco mergerUtility Dive8/17/16D.C.
Solar amendment has widespread support but not all on boardNews 138/17/16Florida
Florida Solar Amendment Up for a Vote Right NowWMNF-AM8/16/16Florida
Orange County sponsors West Orange Solar Co-opWest Orange Times & Observer8/12/16Florida
Dueling amendments shed light on Florida's solar futureFlorida Today8/12/16Florida
Montgomery County co-op helps residents get discounts on solar power installationWashington Post8/10/16Maryland
Cooperativas solares en el condado Orange ahorran energi�a ele�ctricaWTMO-CD8/9/16Florida
Is a Solar Power System a Good Investment for You?CPW Today8/9/16Virginia
Orange County Solar Co-opWOFL-TV8/8/16Florida
Solar Panel Co-op ProgramWOFL-TV8/8/16Florida
Orange County inviting residents to start a new solar co-opWFTV-TV8/8/16Florida
New Solar Co-op Hopes to Shine in Orange CountyWest Orlando News8/8/16Florida
Orange County enters into new solar co-op to promote solar energy for residentsOrlando Rising8/8/16Florida
Orange County Government stands-up Solar Co-opOrlando Political Observer8/8/16Florida
Descuentos para obtener energea solarEl Sentinel8/8/16Florida
New Solar Co-op Hopes to Shine in Orange CountyApopka Voice8/8/16Florida
Want to go green and save some green? St. Johns Solar Cooperative ready to launchSt. Augustine Record8/5/16Florida
County solar co-op meets goal, to begin search for installersOcean City Today8/5/16Maryland
Worthington group planning bulk buys to get deal on solarColumbus Dispatch8/5/16Ohio
Co-op Eases Solar Panel BuysPotomac Almanac8/2/16Maryland
Florida League of Women Voters backs solar co-opsCo-operative News8/2/16Florida
Solar energy forumFlorida Today8/1/16Florida
Ward 2 Solar Co-op Picks Installation FirmCurrent Newspapers7/29/16D.C.
A successful presentationThe Republican7/28/16Maryland
Solar energy in Montgomery CountyWHAG-TV7/27/16Maryland
Solar panel meeting held in MorgantownWDTV-TV7/27/16West Virginia
Viewpoint: Solar battles are shaping up on ballotsPensacola News Journal7/25/16Florida
Solar co-op makes power cheaperDominion Post7/24/16West Virginia
Western Md. residents form solar co-opCumberland Times-News7/24/16Maryland
New Pinellas co-op for rooftop solar powerWMNF-FM7/19/16Florida
St. Pete Solar Co-op: Let the sun pay your billsSaintPetersBlog7/19/16Florida
Cooperative Sun HarvestMorgantown7/19/16West Virginia
Coastal ConnectionWFIT-FM7/15/16Florida
SRO at Solar Information Meeting at SE Library Wednesday NightCapitol Hill Corner7/15/16D.C.
Group touts "solar co-ops"Tampa Bay Times7/14/16Florida
Fighting the power: In St. Pete, solar advocates talk about Amendment 4, power company efforts to thwart itCreative Loafing Tampa Bay7/14/16Florida
Cuyahoga County solar co-op meetings this weekCleveland Plain-Dealer7/12/16Ohio
Solar co-op forms on Middle PeninsulaThe Daily Press7/11/16Virginia
Solar co-op program TuesdayDelaware Gazette7/11/16Ohio
Pepco-Exelon Merger Visited Once AgainThe InTowner7/10/16D.C.
Meeting Scheduled On Mtn. Maryland Solar CooperativeThe Republican7/7/16Maryland
Solar co-ops offer peace of mind and a better price: Impact 2016: The path to renewable energy in OhioCleveland Plain-Dealer7/6/16Ohio
Solar power burning through rising utility bills, attracting "muni" systems, business and home ownerCleveland Plain-Dealer7/5/16Ohio
Cuyahoga Solar Co-Op aims to reduce home solar prices by 20 percentCleveland Plain-Dealer7/5/16Ohio
Caroline County solar co-op opens to help residents go solar together, get a discountCaroline Circle7/5/16Maryland
Why Should Only the Wealthy Get Solar Panels?The Atlantic7/1/16D.C.
Pepco seeks 5.25% rate increase in D.C. after Exelon merger clearedWashington Times6/30/16D.C.
Pepco filing for 5.25% rate increase in District, first in three yearsWashington Post6/30/16D.C.
DC commission denies requests to reconsider Pepco-Exelon mergerWTOP-FM6/17/16D.C.
DC commission denies requests to reconsider Pepco-Exelon mergerWTOP-FM6/17/16D.C.
D.C. regulator will not reconsider $6.8 billion Pepco-Exelon merger, setting up legal challengeWashington Business Journal6/17/16D.C.
D.C. regulator will not reconsider $6.8 billion Pepco-Exelon merger, setting up legal challengeWashington Business Journal6/17/16D.C.
Updated: DC regulators deny rehearing on Exelon-Pepco merger; opponents plan to sueUtility Dive6/17/16D.C.
Updated: DC regulators deny rehearing on Exelon-Pepco merger; opponents plan to sueUtility Dive6/17/16D.C.
Opponents of Pepco-Exelon Merger Promise to File Court Appeal If NecessaryWashington City Paper6/16/16D.C.
Lincoln Park Solar Co-op Information SessionHillRag6/12/16D.C.
Influence, money fueled Exelon-Pepco mergerWAMU-FM6/7/16D.C.
Worcester county begins solar co-op programDelmarva Daily Times6/7/16Maryland
Oberlin couple turns to renewable energyMorning Journal6/3/16Ohio
Third Sun Solar to provide panels for Lorain County Solar Co-OpChronicle-Telegram5/26/16Ohio
Solar Co-Ops: Competing through InnovationBacon's Rebellion5/23/16Virginia
Solar power co-op for homeowners forming in countyBayside Gazette5/19/16Maryland
Lighting the wayRichmond Magazine5/16/16Virginia
Short takes on co-ops, women's football, entrepreneurial cities and good newsCharleston Gazette-Mail5/14/16West Virginia
Solar co-op meeting TuesdayFarmville Herald5/12/16Virginia
Letter: Give Virginians more access to solarRichmond Times-Dispatch5/8/16Virginia
Villagers learn about solar panels during LWV presentationVillages-News.com4/25/16Florida
Richmond Solar Co-op sign ups end April 30Henrico Citizen4/25/16Virginia
The benefits of solar energy can vary depending on where you liveWashington Post4/21/16National
The US Solar Market Is Now 1 Million Installations StrongGreentech Media4/21/16Maryland
Columbus Answers: Are rooftop solar panels worthwhile in Ohio?Columbus Dispatch4/20/16Ohio
Merger done, Pepco seeks 10 percent rate increase from Maryland customersWashington Post4/19/16D.C.
Power of Cooperation: Co-ops put solar on rooftopsThe Appalachian Voice4/19/16National
Around the CommunityPreston County Journal4/15/16West Virginia
Community Power Network Working to Educate Public on Community SolarSolar Novus4/14/16National
Groups Partner To Raise Awareness Of Community SolarSolar Industry4/14/16National
Star PowerCleveland Magazine4/1/16Ohio
Delaware group seeks solar minded-homeownersColumbus Dispatch3/30/16Ohio
D.C. regulators green-light Pepco-Exelon merger, creating largest utility in the nationWashington Post3/23/16D.C.
Where to find lower prices on solar panelsWSMV-TV3/18/16Virginia
Solar power homeowner sees sunny days aheadWashington Jewish Week3/16/16National
Community solar comes to Wicomico homesThe Daily Times3/14/16Maryland
Is it over? Appellate court upholds Pepco-Exelon mergerWashington Business Journal3/9/16D.C.
Solar panels save money for First Capitol BuildingWTOV-TV3/4/16West Virginia
Solar co-op meeting in FarmvilleFarmville Herald3/3/16Virginia
PSC rejects Pepco-Exelon merger but leaves window openWashington Post2/26/16D.C.
DC PSC: Will OK Exelon-Pepco Deal for Additional ConcessionsRTO Insider2/26/16D.C.
City marks completion of solar co-opsDominion Post2/23/16West Virginia
Landmark Community Solar Initiative Moves Forward In MarylandCleanTechnica2/23/16Maryland
Residents help launch first Ohio solar co-opOberlin News-Tribune2/9/16Ohio
News Brief: Residents Form Energy Co-opOberlin Review2/5/16Ohio
Local solar co-op has chosen its providerWHSV-TV1/29/16Virginia
The WEOL Morning ShowWEOL-AM1/29/16Ohio
Co-op puts a shine on solarThe Chronicle-Telegram1/29/16Ohio
Kanawha County solar group continues to growCharleston Gazette-Mail1/28/16West Virginia
Intersection: Solar Energy In Central FloridaWMFE-AM1/26/16Florida
CPN tries to boost lagging Ohio solar market with OH SUN programSolar Builder1/26/16National
Solar Co-op information sessionCharleston Gazette-Mail1/26/16West Virginia
Community Power Network expands state SUN program to OhioSolar Power World1/25/16National
Community Power Network Expands SUN Program to OhioSolar Novus1/25/16National
Community Power Network Launches Solar Co-Op Campaign In OhioSolar Industry1/25/16National
Solar Co-op to host info sessionThe Inter-Mountain1/18/16West Virginia
Solar Co-ops Spread Across VirginiaVirginia Public Radio1/14/16Virginia
Ohioans Have a New Way to Go SolarGreen Energy Ohio Magazine1/1/16Ohio
Solar Co-ops Surge West to Ohio in Community Power NetworkGreen Energy Ohio Magazine1/1/16Ohio