31 Jul '13, 4pm

Scituate in Massachusetts is 100% Powered by Renewable Energy #cleantech #green

With the inauguration of a 3 MW solar power station, Scituate (MA) became the first town in Commonwealth to get 100 percent of its power from alternative energy sources. The project was developed by Gehrlicher Solar America, which earlier in 2013 opened a regional office in Boston to support its expanding New England market. Until now, the company has completed 16 MW of projects in the State and has an additional 62 MW in the pipeline. The Scituate project was developed in partnership with Main Street Power Company, an owner and operator of solar assets, MS Solar Solutions, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Morgan Stanley, project developers Syncarpha Capital and Brightfields Development, along with Scituate’s local government. The solar array has a peak capacity of 3 MW and comprises 10,560 solar panels and five inverters. “The Town is very pleased to have this impor...

Full article: http://blog.cleantechies.com/2013/07/31/scituate-in-massa...

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