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Ameren Illinois Files Net Metering Tariff Request

Ameren Illinois has filed a special permission tariff with the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) to help new rooftop solar customers maintain full...

Cuomo: PSC Approves Expansion of Clean Energy Standard

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo says the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) has approved an expansion of the Clean Energy Standard...

NJBPU Approves Application, Process for Community Solar Pilot Program

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) has approved the Year 2 application and process for the state’s Community Solar Energy...

Coalition Urges Mass. Lawmakers to Oppose Pro-Utility Legislative Provisions

A coalition of solar companies and clean energy advocacy organizations has sent a letter to Massachusetts Senate President Karen Spilka and House...

Illinois Commerce Commission Grants Emergency Motion to Preserve Net Metering

The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) has granted in part an emergency motion by solar advocacy organizations concerning distributed generation rebates and net...

Michigan Governor Creates MI Healthy Climate Plan

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has signed Executive Order 2020-182 and Executive Directive 2020-10 to create the MI Healthy Climate Plan. 

Policy Tweaks Will Prompt Boost in New Jersey Solar Development

New Jersey is transitioning to a new era of incentives that promises to reinvigorate its solar industry. The New...

Duke Energy Reaches Agreement to Modernize, Expand Rooftop Solar

Duke Energy has reached an agreement with solar installers, environmental groups and renewable energy advocates that, if approved by regulators, will create...

Cuomo Proposes Regulations to Speed up Renewable Siting, Construction

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the availability of proposed regulations that would implement the Accelerated Renewable Energy Growth and Community Benefit...

New York State DPS Endorses Opt-Out Community Solar Pilot

The New York State Department of Public Service (DPS) has approved the implementation of a community solar pilot offered on an opt-out...