Going green with solar panels costs more money for some NC residents, due to a number of complications

Lillington, NC (WTVD) — “Instead of saving money, I pay more money.” Michael Hule is a Harnett County homeowner who went solar to save money, but it ended up costing him more money. “They say it’s going to work, but I haven’t seen anything on the electric (bill) to date,” Howell said. Howell decided to … Read more

Now nearly one in 10 US schools use solar energy

Thousands of schools across the United States are already switching to solar power, saving big money and helping them meet their high energy needs, according to a new report. More than 8,400 public and private schools serving 6 million students — or about 1 in 10 institutions nationwide — are now using solar power. The … Read more

Opponents of the proposed solar project cheered the Missouri Supreme Court’s ruling.

A sign at a Callaway County campus, photographed on Aug. 30, 2022, reads, “Corporate solar farm will lower property values.” Residents in the New Bloomfield area are protesting a proposed electric project by NextEra Energy. Kurt Erickson JEFFERSON CITY — Opponents of a proposed solar energy project in mid-Missouri are cheering a new court ruling … Read more