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In a new article, @SEPAPower explains how a team blew the lid off the Arkansas #solar market

Two electric cooperatives, one defense contractor, a solar developer – and a whole lot of other people who had never talked or thought much about renewable energy – blew the lid off the solar market in Arkansas last year with a 12 MW project located near the small town of Camden. The story behind the Aerojet Rocketdyne solar project involves a very complex, team effort. Aerojet Rocketdyne is the above-mentioned defense contractor, and all 12 MW of the project were put behind the company’s meter and sold via two innovative power purchase agreements (PPAs) developed with Silicon Ranch, the solar developer. The impact of the Aerojet project has been, well, electric. The dignitaries attending the flip-the-switch ceremony for the project last March included both of Arkansas’ U.S. senators and the region’s U.S. representative, all of them Republicans, who had never been in Camde...

Full article: http://solarindustrymag.com/team-blew-lid-off-arkansas-so...

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