The Town of Stockbridge, MA is now seeing “Green” instead of trash at the closed Stockbridge Landfill. Last year the Town partnered with Framingham-based Ameresco to construct and operate a 668 kW AC solar photovoltaic array on the capped landfill. Due to changing solar incentives in Massachusetts, the Town of Stockbridge and Ameresco worked diligently to […]
In an article published by the publication Utility Dive, author Herman Trabish discusses nuances, challenges and opportunities for the Next Generation Solar Incentive program in Massachusetts. Please click on the following link for a copy of the Utility Dive article. New Model tariff for solar incentives.
On December 15, 2016, the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (“DOER”) presented an update on the Next Generation Solar Incentive Program to a large group of industry stakeholders. DOER anticipates implementation of a new solar incentive program in mid 2017. Please click on the following link for a copy of the DOER presentation. solar-program-stakeholder-meeting-7-121516.
Beacon congratulates the Towns of Needham and Williamstown on their outstanding efforts implementing environmentally-sustainable solutions through solar energy generation. We are proud to have supported municipalities with their important solar photovoltaic projects including the following Cities and Towns: Ashland, Easton, Needham, Weston, Duxbury, Lenox, Lee, Northampton, Pittsfield, Stockbridge and Sturbridge.
The Boards of Selectmen for the Towns of Lenox and Stockbridge, MA each voted favorably to enter into long-term lease and net metering credit purchase agreements with Framingham-based Ameresco for large-scale solar photovoltaic arrays on publicly owned capped landfills in each community. Both projects are expected to be operational by year-end 2016. Read more… Town […]