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Georgia Solar

Georgia Solar Industry, Advocates Rebuke Proposal to Undermine Commission Authority

Georgia solar industry representatives and clean energy advocates spoke out Monday against H.B. 479, a bill that seeks to remove the Georgia Public Service Commission’s authority to regulate Georgia Power Company’s future plans to invest in different types of new power, such as nuclear and solar energy. The bill, filed by Representative Don Parsons, would ...

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Maryland Legislators Affirm Commitment to Clean Energy

Legislators in Maryland have taken a strong stand for clean energy. This week, both the state house and senate voted to override the governor’s veto of legislation increasing the state’s renewable portfolio standard (RPS) from 20 percent by 2022 to 25 percent by 2020. The override passed by comfortable margins, defying public efforts by Republican ...


Net Metering

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Vermont Expands Net Metering Program with Utility Support

Vermont just became the latest state to score a big win for net metering and customer-sited solar - but the Green Mountain State's distinctly collaborative and positive policy process sets this victory apart. Learn more from the front lines of Vermont's net metering victory in this guest post by Andrew Savage of All Earth Renewables. ...