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Truth: Rooftop solar capacity benefits all ratepayers
Energy

Truth: Rooftop solar capacity benefits all ratepayers

CLEVELAND — “The lie goes something like this: Households and business that install photovoltaic panels are doing so at the expense of other electricity ratepayers because they are “subsidized” by those that don’t have solar panels. The truth is this: Rooftop solar provides substantial benefits for everyone, regardless of who […]

New rules cloud future for large-scale wind farms in Ohio
Energy

New rules cloud future for large-scale wind farms in Ohio

TOLEDO  — “The long-range forecast for big wind farms in Ohio is cloudy at best. About a dozen wind farm projects that have been certified by the state are essentially on hold now and may never get off the ground after Ohio put in a two-year delay on its renewable […]

Future of wind farms in Ohio is cloudy
Energy

Future of wind farms in Ohio is cloudy

State regulatory changes and uncertainty over a federal tax credit have clouded the future COLUMBUS — “Wind-energy development in Ohio has entered a long and sometimes agonizing limbo. State regulators have approved 11 projects that have yet to install a single wind turbine. Developers say the projects — which would […]

Amid energy law freeze, Ohio solar market stalls
Energy

Amid energy law freeze, Ohio solar market stalls

COLUMBUS — “By the time Ohio’s energy law freeze took effect last week, the new law had already caused a significant setback for the state’s solar energy sector. Ohio’s market for solar renewable energy credits (SRECs) dropped dramatically after Senate Bill 310 passed this spring and has not rebounded since. Yet […]