Tag: rural communities

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Biden administration announces nearly $11 billion for renewable energy in rural communities

May 16, 2023

Via: Tech Xplore

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a nearly $11 billion investment on Tuesday to help bring affordable clean energy to rural communities throughout the country. Rural electric cooperatives, renewable energy companies and electric utilities will be able to apply for […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Developer eyes economically distressed communities in rural Indiana for up to 1.6 GW of solar capacity

May 7, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Hoosier Solar Holdings said last week that it is developing solar power facilities in economically distressed, rural communities across Indiana that have been designated as Qualified Opportunity Zones. Several solar and battery storage projects that collectively have a potential capcity […]