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Construction starts on Solar Farm behind Sunderland School

AMHERST BULLETIN, 10/22/16

The town’s electricity bill will soon drop when a solar farm behind the elementary school goes online. Construction has started by developer Kearsarge Energy...READ MORE


Norwell Signs Solar Energy Agreement

NORWELL MARINER, 3/24/16

Norwell is looking to save money on energy costs by signing an agreement to buy solar energy from Kearsarge Energy...READ MORE


Schools Negotiate for Solar Panels

DUXBURY CLIPPER, 11/10/15

The School Committee last week decided to enter negotiations with two companies to develop a plan to use solar energy in the high school/middle school building to reduce energy costs and the use of traditional energy sources...READ MORE


Solar Power Deal to Benefit Randolph Residents

THE PATRIOT LEDGER, 5/22/15

RANDOLPH – Utility customers stand to reap nearly $5 million in lower energy costs through a 20-year purchase agreement between the town and a Watertown company that is planning to build a solar electricity generating facility...READ MORE


Project Of Distinction Award Winners Announced At PV America

SOLAR POWER WORLD, 6/26/14

The solar farm, implemented in two phases at the end of 2013 in Massachusetts is now providing over 80% of the yearly electricity consumed by the host town of Franklin, MA. Prior to the installation, the 600 acres owned by Mount Saint Mary’s Abbey was dedicated to farming... READ MORE


Solectria Renewables SMARTGRID Inverters to Power Projects Totaling 22MW in Massachusetts

SOLARPVDIRECTORY.COM, 6/24/14

Solectria Renewables, LLC, a leading U.S. PV inverter manufacturer, announced at the PV America show today in Boston, MA, that IESI (Innovative Engineering Solutions, Inc.) has chosen Solectria Renewables SMARTGRID Inverters for seven projects in Massachusetts... READ MORE


New US utility-scale PV hits 156MW in May

PV TECH, 6/23/14

The US saw 156MW of utility-scale solar installed last month, up from 52MW in April, data from the country’s Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) reveals... READ MORE


An Abbey’s path to fiscal salvation

THE BOSTON GLOBE, 1/5/14

The nuns of Mount Saint Mary’s Abbey have been working the land for more than six decades, so they see their latest venture — having more than 20,000 solar panels installed in a field on the Trappistine order’s property — as one more way of working in concert with nature... READ MORE


Eastern Bank provides $42m in financing for solar farms

THE BOSTON GLOBE, 7/16/13

Eastern Bank, a Boston-based bank with $8.6 billion in assets and more than 90 branches, said Tuesday that it has provided $42 million in financing for the creation of four solar farms in Massachusetts and one in New Jersey... READ MORE


Franklin to receive solar savings

THE MILFORD DAILY NEWS, 11/8/12

Town Council on Wednesday agreed to enter a power purchase agreement with a Newton green energy firm planning to build a solar farm atop land owned by nuns... READ MORE


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Franklin Looks at Large Solar Farm

THE MILFORD DAILY NEWS, 7/24/12

In what would be one of its biggest green energy ventures yet, the town is in negotiations with a Newton-based company to build a 22,000-panel solar farm on private land... READ MORE


Sisters Celebrate Solar

NORFOLK WRENTHAM NEWS

“We are looking forward to including our neighbors in celebration of this landmark occasion,” adds Mother Maureen. “In collaborating on the solar energy project, we have found a responsible way to manage our fields. The fact that it benefits the town is a very great joy for us..." READ MORE


Solar gaining ground in Canton

CANTON CITIZEN

As a senior communications consultant with nearly two decades in the public relations field, Canton resident Liza Colburn considers it a must that she believes what her clients are selling... READ MORE

PRESS RELEASES

Sherin and Lodgen Represents Cambridge Savings Bank in Financing of 10 Solar Facilities in Massachusetts

PRESS RELEASE, 3/22/17

Boston law firm Sherin and Lodgen LLP announces that its Solar Energy Practice Group represented Cambridge Savings Bank in the development of a portfolio of 10 solar facilities by Kearsarge Energy...READ MORE


Largest SREC II Project in Massachusetts Now in Operation

PRESS RELEASE, 5/5/15

Kearsarge Energy, a leading renewable energy project developer and financier based in Watertown, Massachusetts, is pleased to announce the largest Massachusetts operating SREC II Solar PV Project, 4.9 MW DC ground-mounted Kearsarge Southwick.


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Kearsarge Energy Completes Construction of 15.4 MW Massachusetts Solar Project Portfolio Saving Customers more than $17 million

PRESS RELEASE, 9/3/14

Kearsarge Energy, a leading renewable energy project developer and financier based in Watertown, Massachusetts, announced today the successful completion of its second portfolio of Massachusetts SREC I Solar PV Projects, totaling 15.4 MW across six sites.