2017 Press Clips

By Amy McGann on January 6, 2022
Solar Co-op opportunityWFTV-TV12/18/17Florida
Gaithersburg Hosts Solar Power WorkshopGaithersburg Patch12/12/17Maryland
Sunshine State lags on solar power, doubles down on natural gasThe Center for Public Integrity12/11/17Florida
Sunshine State lags on solar power, doubles down on natural gasUSA Today12/10/17Florida
Letter: Solar growing in St. Johns, but not in JacksonvilleThe St. Augustine Record12/10/17Florida
Powering Your Home With Solar PanelsWTVJ-TV12/8/17Florida
Newest group of Miami residents select installers for solar co-opsMiami's Community Newspapers12/3/17Florida
Group urges WVU to use solar panelsDominion Post12/2/17West Virginia
Solar Power FrustrationsWJAX-TV11/29/17Florida
Solar Co-op Advocates Express Opposition To JEA Policy ChangesWJCT-FM11/28/17Florida
Chestertown Solar Co-op awards contract to Elkridge-based firmKent County News11/27/17Maryland
Cities Get Behind Promise to End Use of Fossil FuelsGov Tech11/27/17Florida
9 ideas for supporting #CLE causes on #GivingTuesdayFresh Water Cleveland11/27/17Ohio
Solar power enthusiasts celebrate progressOberline News-Tribune11/22/17Ohio
Solar co-op selects companyPort Orange Observer11/18/17Florida
Florida Matters: Solar Power in the Sunshine StateWUSF-FM11/16/17Florida
Co-op could offer significant savings on solar panels in ManateeHerald-Tribune11/15/17Florida
Solar Power Co-Ops Booming In FloridaWUSF-FM11/14/17Florida
Solar Co-Op Formed In Cuyahoga CountyLakewood Patch11/14/17Ohio
Cuyahoga County Forms Solar Co-Op to Help Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Save MoneyCleveland Scene11/14/17Ohio
Here comes the SUN: Minnesota signs up for solar armypv magazine11/10/17Minnesota
League pushes solar co-opCitrus County Chronicle11/10/17Florida
Cuyahoga County residents can learn about solar co-op at meetingsCleveland Plain-Dealer11/9/17Ohio
Nonprofit seeks more solar power options in East CountyYour Observer11/8/17Florida
Guest column: JEA moves backward for solar power customersFlorida Times-Union11/6/17Florida
Shenandoah Valley hot spot of solar co-ops lighting up VABay Journal11/6/17Virginia
Groups raise funds for hurricane victimsDominion Post11/5/17West Virginia
Solar "co-op" may help Hampton Roads businesses and homeowners get better prices on panelsThe Virginian-Piolt11/4/17Virginia
Meeting shines light on solar power cooperativeThe Independent11/3/17Ohio
Meeting shines light on solar power cooperativeCanton Repository11/3/17Ohio
Palm Beach County is home to Florida's newest solar power cooperativeWLRN-FM11/2/17Florida
After JEA Policy Changes, Solar Co-op Puts Duval Plans On HoldWJCT-FM11/1/17Florida
Solar-minded neighbors can save money togetherPalm Beach Post11/1/17Florida
Five Ways Co-ops Are Countering Corporate Power in CitiesNext City10/31/17Florida
Groups look to expand solar bulk-buying programs in MinnesotaMidwest Energy News10/31/17Minnesota
New Manatee co-op could make going solar a breezeBrandenton Herald10/27/17Florida

A Private and Public Solar Power Update
Corey Ramsden interview on By Any MEans Necessary with Eugene PuryearRadio Sputnik10/26/17National

Preston County Economic Development Authority sponsors Energy Expo
Preston County News & Journal10/26/17West Virginia
Local solar co-ops to hold series of public information sessions throughout Eastern PanhandleIn the Panhandle10/25/17West Virginia
2 groups oppose sale of West Virginia coal-fired plantWRAL-TV10/24/17West Virginia

Solar co-op innovator expanding nationwide, aims to empower homeowners
Southeast Energy News10/24/17National

Two Groups Oppose Sale of West Virginia Coal-Fired Plant
Power Engineering10/24/17West Virginia
2 groups oppose sale of West Virginia coal-fired plantLos Angeles Times10/24/17West Virginia

Go solar meeting scheduled this Saturday in Frostburg
Garrett County Republican10/19/17Maryland
Solar Co-op program launches in Tampa BaySaintPetersblog10/17/17Florida

Frederick County solar co-op sponsor changes name
Frederick News-Post10/17/17Maryland
Report: Solar Permits Surge in Florida (Audio)South Florida Reporter10/16/17Florida

Report: Solar Permits Surge in Florida
Public News Service10/16/17Florida

LETTERS: The climate is right for taking a closer look at solar energy.
Daytona Beach News-Journal10/16/17Florida
Here Comes the (WV) SUNThe Observer10/12/17West Virginia
PSC chair mulls conditional approval for Pleasants dealCharleston Gazette-Mail10/11/17West Virgnia
Seeking Opportunities in Solar Energy: Appalachian communities work to bring clean power and jobs to the mountainsAppalachian Voices10/11/17West Virginia

Intersection: Solar Energy & Hurricanes
Altamonte Springs forms its own utility as it moves toward renewable energyOrlando Sentinel10/8/17Florida
WV SUN changes name to Solar United Neighbors of West VirginiaHerald-Dispatch10/8/17West Virginia
Future of energy in Mountain State focus at W.Va. Energy Expo; solar, natural gas and coal experts weigh inThe Exponent Telegram10/4/17West Virginia
Nonprofit Community Power Network becomes Solar United Neighbors and launches membership programSolar Power World10/4/17National
Group recruits standing solar armypv magazine10/4/17National

With 110% Increase, Sunshine State Leads the Nation in Growth of Rooftop Solar
Capital Soup10/4/17Florida
Carole Fernandez: Saving planet requires coverting to clean energyGainesville Sun10/3/17Florida
Co-ops to help homeowners save money on rooftop solar panels83 Degrees10/3/17Florida
Here comes the sun: More Virginians go solar as prices dropRoanoke Times10/2/17Virginia
Co-ops help homeowners turn purchasing power into solar powerTampa Bay Times9/27/17Florida
Virginia solar group participants warm to time-of-use ratesSoutheast Energy News9/27/17Virginia
Solar Power Co-Ops Started To Harness Power Of The SunWUSF-FM9/26/17Florida
Co-ops can cut costsTampa Bay Times9/21/17Florida
After the Hurricane, Solar Kept Florida Homes and a City’s Traffic Lights RunningInside Climate News9/15/17Florida
The Long, Painful Slog to Resolving the Net Metering DebateBacon's Rebellion9/15/17Virginia
Co-ops In Florida Make Rooftop Solar Possible For More PeopleCleanTechnica9/12/17Florida
Residents boost solar energy options by forming co-opsTampa Bay Times9/8/17Florida
Power of the Sun: Co-op offers options for solar power seekers in Jefferson CountyShepherdstown Chronicle9/8/17West Virginia
D.C.'s Sustainable Energy Utility Misleads and Falls Short on SolarWashington City Paper9/7/17D.C.
June Girard: Don't watch planet die out like dinosaursGainesville Sun9/7/17Florida
St. Johns Solar Co-opWJCT-FM9/6/17Florida
New co-op launches to help homeownersWest Voluisa Beacon9/6/17Florida
Volusia becomes 16th solar co-op in FloridaOrmond Beach Observer8/31/17Florida
West Virginia residents creating solar energy 'co-ops'WDVM-TV8/30/17West Virginia
It's time to turn on the sun in Volusia CountyDaytona Beach News-Journal8/30/17Florida
Solar energy cooperative kicks off in VolusiaDaytona Beach News-Journal8/30/17Florida
Opponents, proponents ready arguments in power plant transferThe Exponent Telegram8/28/17West Virginia
Eastern Panhandle forming solar co-opsHampshire Review8/23/17West Virginia
Solar Powered Science CafeMiami New Times8/21/17Florida
Eastern Panhandle residents forming solar co-ops to go solar togetherIn the Panhandle8/21/17West Virginia
Find Out Florida: What Incentives Are Available To Families Who Want To Install Solar Panels?WUFT-FM8/18/17Florida
St. Johns County Cooperative to help residents purchase solar panels at a reduced pricePonte Verde Recorder8/17/17Florida
Forty homeowners sign on for solar panel installationWinchester Star8/15/17Virginia
Orlando Becomes Latest U.S. City To Establish 100% Renewables GoalSolar Industry8/9/17Florida
Orlando commits to 100 percent renewable energy citywide by 2050Orlando Weekly8/9/17Florida
Solar 'Co-op' Powers Up In St. Augustine To Make Sun Power CheaperWJCT-FM8/8/17Florida
St Johns County Solar Co-Op roll-out todayHistoricCity News8/8/17Florida
Solar energy cooperative formed in St. Johns County to drive down costs of residential solar powerFlorida Times-Union8/8/17Florida
Frederick County Solar Co-op discusses results of purchase programWDVM-TV8/2/17Maryland
Second solar co-op forming on the Middle PeninsulaThe Daily Press8/2/17Virginia
Frederick County Solar Co-op turns on 272 kilowatts of powerFrederick News-Post7/31/17Maryland
Shine On Me: Cuyahoga County's Got Solar OptionsCleveland Magazine7/28/17Ohio
Solar Co-Op Members Choose Two Panel InstallersARLNow7/27/17Virginia
South Miami's Mayor Philip Stoddard On Solar Panels Rule: "Nothing" Is Not An Acceptable OptionWLRN-FM7/24/17Florida
Deadline nears for solar co-op signupGainesville Sun7/18/17Florida
Solar Co-op Selects Solutions to Serve GroupsArlington Connection7/18/17Virginia
Preparing for solar co-opGallipolis Daily Tribune7/15/17Ohio
League of Women Voters to organize solar co-ops beginning in St. PetersburgSaintPetersBlog7/14/17Florida
League of Women Voters joins effort to expand solar energy - with price break, tooMiami Herald7/14/17Florida
League of Women Voters going all in on solar power in Florida this yearFlorida Politics7/14/17Florida
WV Solar Ag CO-OP Helps Farmers Cut Their Power BillsPublic News Service7/10/17West Virginia
Solar co-op to hold final information session ahead of July 19 sign-up deadlineAugusta Free Press7/10/17Virginia
Solar Panel FarmWCJB-TV6/29/17Florida
Make Trump's Border Wall A Solar Generator? It's Not So EasyAgence France-Presse6/23/17National
Georgetown solar co-op picks providerThe Current6/21/17D.C.
South Miami puts off vote requiring solar panels for new homes - wants 'to get it right'Miami Herald6/21/17Florida
Alachua County solar co-op chooses vendorGainesville Sun6/21/17Florida
Solar energy advocates see growing potential in co-opsCharleston Gazette-Mail6/17/17West Virginia
The Rapp for June 22Rappahannock News6/15/17Virginia
Meetings and notices for June 15Rappahannock News6/15/17Virginia
Solar Co-Op Deadline ApproachesLexington News-Gazette6/15/17Virginia
Learn about solar options at Chat 'n' ChewHuntington Herald-Dispatch6/15/17West Virginia
Low-income solar funds get shifted in D.C., sparking outcryE&E News6/14/17D.C.
Solar co-ops give residents a chance to save money, help the planetThe Islander News6/12/17Florida
Local solar co-op: An idea past dueSt. Augustine Record6/8/17Florida
Solar co-op forming in Seminole County, seeking homeownersNews 135/25/17Florida
Huntington Solar Co-op selects Solar Holler to serve groupHuntington News5/25/17West Virginia
Solar Co-op Program UnveilingWTVJ-TV5/24/17Florida
Solar Co-op Press Conference Live StreamWTVJ-TV5/24/17Florida
Two New Solar Co-ops Launch In South MiamiWLRN-FM5/24/17Florida
Miami-Dade Neighbors Can Go Solar for Less GreenWIOD-AM5/24/17Florida
Seminole County Residents Form Solar CooperativeWest Orlando News5/23/17Florida
Solar co-op launched in CharlestonWCHS-FM5/23/17West Virginia
Seminole co-op helps homeowners harness the sun's powerOrlando Sentinel5/23/17Florida
Chestertown residents forming solar co-opKent County News5/23/17Maryland
Renewable energy should be part of the mixThe Exponent Telegram5/21/17West Virginia
Solar Co-Op Launches In Seminole CountyWMFE-FM5/18/17Florida
Going Solar in Kent CountyChestertown Spy5/18/17Maryland
60 attended information session for local solar co-opWinchester Star5/17/17Virginia
As utility solar grows in Virginia, so do tensions with rooftop installersSoutheast Energy News5/17/17Virginia
New solar options for Shenandoah Valley HomeownersWHAG-TV5/12/17Virginia
Solar power advocates look to start a co-opWinchester Star5/11/17Virginia
Interview with Dr. Phil StoddardWLRN-FM5/9/17Florida
Residents Form Co-Op To Drive Down Solar CostsARLNow5/9/17Virginia
Local solar co-op signs up 193Sarasota Herald-Tribune5/5/17Florida
Pepco-Exelon merger disputed in DC appeals courtWTOP-FM5/3/17D.C.
Gwen Graham hits the rooftops in her Orange County 'workday'Orlando Sentinel5/3/17Florida
Gwen Graham vows to push for solar while installing panelsFlorida Politics5/3/17Florida
Editorial: A sunnier outlook for solar powerGainesville Sun4/30/17Florida
Let the Sunshine WinDominion Post4/30/17West Virginia
Big Towson Solar Install is Win For Seniors, Job Seekers and ClimateBaltimore Fishbowl4/27/17Maryland
Micro-Macro-Enviro RadioWSLR-FM4/25/17Florida
Solar co-op coming to countyGainesville Sun4/20/17Florida
Real estate constraints, finance are key problems for rooftop solar in Washington D.C.pv magazine4/14/17D.C.
Solar co-ops help homeowners harness the suns energyWHYY-FM4/13/17National
D.C.'s Solar Energy Potential 'Vast', New Report SaysWAMU-FM4/13/17D.C.
Mid-Ohio Valley solar co-op group meets tonight at Washington StateThe News Center4/11/17West Virginia
Solar info session Thursday in WaynesboroAugusta Free Press4/11/17Virginia
Ohio SUN Presents "Solar Congress" at Zane StateWHIZ-TV4/8/17Ohio
Susan Nugent: A busy April for environmental actionGainesville Sun4/1/17Florida
Solar technology topic of talkGloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal3/29/17Virginia
New utility solar program called a small step forward for Virginia renewable energyRichmond Times-Dispatch3/26/17Virginia
Solar Co-op to hold informational meeting in PomeroyPomeroy Daily Sentinel3/22/17Ohio
Future bright for solar in FloridaSarasota Herald-Tribune3/19/17Florida
Mid-Ohio Valley residents form solar energy co-opParkersburg News and Sentinel3/19/17West Virginia
Trending: countywide co-op fuels residential solar powerFresh Water Cleveland3/16/17Ohio
Reach for the sun: More DC schools go solar in 'unheard of' dealWTOP-FM3/14/17D.C.
He helps energize the Valley with solar powerStaunton News Leader3/10/17Virginia
Meeting in downtown Harrisonburg to form new solar co-opWHSV-TV3/9/17Virginia
Frederick County announces new solar co-op for homes, small businessesFrederick News-Post3/9/17Maryland
Frederick County solar co-op deadline extended through MayFrederick News-Post3/9/17Maryland
Maryland's Community Solar Is A Climate Game-Changer,Baltimore Fishbowl3/9/17Maryland
Huntington Solar Co-Op Hoping to Gain EnergyWest Virginia Public Radio3/8/17West Virginia
New rules may limit solar growth in VirginiaWMRA-FM3/6/17Virginia
New Solar Options for HomeownersWMRA-FM3/6/17Virginia
Solar co-op coming to the ValleyStaunton News Leader2/28/17Virginia
Shenandoah Valley residents form solar co-opAugusta Free Press2/27/17Virginia
Homeowners, community group help D.C. industry growE&E News2/23/17D.C.
Florida keeps solar momentum moving forwardpv magazine2/20/17Florida
Solar power co-op in Lorain County expands throughout Medina CountyCleveland Plain-Dealer2/17/17Ohio
River Cities ReportWCHS-TV2/12/17West Virginia
Jim Henderson of William C. Huff to be a speaker at League of Women Voters of Collier CountyGulfshoreLife2/12/17Florida
Lewisburg-Beckley Solar Co-op will have informational session March 16The Register-Herald2/11/17West Virginia
All Lit upMiami's Community Newspapers2/10/17Florida
New county solar co-ops to pursue rooftop powerSun-Sentinel2/9/17Florida
League of Women Voters Announces Program on Household Solar and Co-OpsBradenton Times2/9/17Florida
Huntington residents look to go solarThe Parthenon2/7/17West Virginia
Get solar savvy during educational luncheonBradenton Herald2/7/17Florida
Solar Energy is Making Its Way to LewisburgWVVA-TV2/4/17West Virginia
Renewable energy mandates: How does Ohio compare with other states?Cleveland Plain-Dealer2/3/17Ohio
Huntington residents forming solar co-opHerald-Dispatch1/31/17West Virginia
Group forms to oppose power plant transferCharleston Gazette-Mail1/31/17West Virginia
Residents take a shine to Space Coast solar co-opViera Voice1/30/17Florida
Cuyahoga County solar co-op extends deadlineCleveland Plain-Dealer1/26/17Ohio
Lewisburg Solar Co-op plans info session TuesdayThe Register-Herald1/25/17West Virginia
Solar updateWFIT-FM1/17/17Florida
Solar industry shining example of job growthFrederick News-Post1/17/17Maryland
Solar co-ops aim to help homeowners get best deals on rooftop systemsSun-Sentinel1/15/17Florida
Solar panels finding homes in MiddletownFrederick News-Post1/15/17Maryland
Two initiatives could empower more households to go solarSarasota Herald-Tribune1/13/17Florida
Register to join solar co-opRappahannock Record1/11/17Virginia
Sarasota County launches solar energy co-op program for homeowners83Degrees1/11/17Florida
Mon Power RFP Sparks Questions, Criticism about Company’s True IntentThe State Journal1/9/17West Virginia
Beyond Sharing Report Part 3: Exceptional Community-Owned Renewable Energy ProjectsCleantechnica1/9/17National
HAROLD BUBIL: The other reasons to 'go solar'Sarasota Herald-Tribune1/8/17Florida
Letter: Let solar power save you some moneyMiami Herald1/8/17Florida
Beyond Sharing Report Part 2: Barrier BustingCleantechnica1/6/17National
Solar Co-op Launches in SarasotaWUSF-FM1/5/17Florida
Sue Legg: League launching solar cooperativeGainesville Sun1/5/17Florida
Homeowners in Sarasota look to capitalize on solar energy at Solar Co-op ConferenceWWSB-TV1/4/17Florida
Solar Power co-op program to be offered in SarasotaWWSB-TV1/4/17Florida
Want to go solar?unRavel1/4/17Florida
Sarasota Co-Op offers discounts on going solarSarasota Herald-Tribune1/4/17Florida
Press Conference for Sarasota Solar Co-OpSRQ1/3/17Florida
Bowie Residents Form Solar Co-Op, Save Money And Make Going Solar Easier,Patch.com1/3/17Maryland