Wed., June 29, 2011 1:26pm
Two south Georgia counties are among seven sites being considered for construction of what would be the world’s largest solar farm. Sumter and Tatnall counties are in the running for a $1.4 billion, 400 megawatt project to be built by Florida-based National Solar Power. Four other sites are being considered in Florida, with one other in North Carolina.
Sat., June 25, 2011 7:13am
A state utility regulator said he sees more room for solar power in Georgia. Public Service Commissioner Chuck Eaton told a conference Friday that he opposed solar energy five years ago because the price was too high. He said he changed his mind because the cost has fallen and the technology is more efficient.
Tue., April 19, 2011 2:01pm
State lawmakers want to encourage more investment in solar energy with a bill that increases the tax credit for solar projects.
Mon., January 31, 2011 3:00pm
Georgia’s largest solar farm to date is heating homes in north Georgia. Its owner says he would like to start more big projects here, but it’s not financially feasible.
Mon., May 17, 2010 12:08pm
A manufacturer of solar energy products has tapped Dublin as the site for i
Wed., March 10, 2010 4:32pm
Mayor Otis Johnson returns from a trip to Austria with a deal that could br
Fri., November 20, 2009 2:00pm
The Public Service Commission has asked Georgia Power to come up a with a s