24 Jun '14, 3am

Solar Power Gardens Allow Those Without Roof Access to Go Solar

Solar Power Gardens Allow Those Without Roof Access to Go Solar

Massachusetts passed its law enabling community renewable energy projects in 2008 and saw at least one town solar power garden begin operating in Brewster in 2012. Now, Clean Energy Collective, a leading developer, is building systems that are due to start producing power in Massachusetts by the end of this month. The company has teamed with Next Step Living of Boston, a home energy-efficiency company, which is selling the product to consumers across Massachusetts.

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2014/06/23/solar-power-g...

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greenbuildingelements.com 23 Jun '14, 12pm

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greenbuildingelements.com 24 Jun '14, 11pm

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inhabitat.com 23 Jun '14, 4pm

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greenbuildingelements.com 22 Jun '14, 10pm

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greenbuildingelements.com 26 Jun '14, 3am

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greenbuildingelements.com 23 Jun '14, 12am

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greenbuildingelements.com 21 Jun '14, 2pm

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