Dominion Energy Virginia said Tuesday that it plans to build at least eight new natural gas-fired plants during the next 15 years, cementing its shift away from coal, while depending on renewables for less than 10 percent of its energy capacity.
Dominion Energy’s “Solar for Students” program has expanded to more schools, including Kenmore Middle School in Arlington, Virginia.
Dominion Virginia Power parent company Dominion Energy is investing $1 billion in its solar fleet in Virginia and North Carolina. In Virginia, it has 27 solar generating facilities covering nearly 4,700 acres either in operation or under development.
Virginia Power parent company Dominion Energy will be able to generate enough solar energy to power more than 100,000 homes and businesses in Virginia with its two latest acquisitions.
Amazon intends to power its massive, global network of data centers with 100 percent renewable energy, and an extended partnership with Dominion Virginia Power’s parent company, will put it one big step closer to that goal.
Clarke County is getting a new solar project that will generate enough power for thousands of homes.
If you’ve ever thought about supplementing your electricity usage by going solar, there’s a map that can show you your Virginia house’s solar potential.
One local organization is changing the way people buy and use energy … one neighborhood at a time.
It sounds like a good deal: sell the solar power
generated by solar panels on your roof to your
utility company for a profit. But a consumer
advocate is calling it unfair.
If you have a solar panel on your roof or in your
backyard producing more electricity than you need,
it could soon be a moneymaker.
Thurmont has its first commercial solar energy
project with the installation of a system at
Federal Stone Industries.
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