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WHAT IS WISCONSIN’S ENERGY STRATEGY?

From the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Videos of October 4, 2019 conference What’s Wisconsin’s Energy Strategy? Conference agenda https://thompsoncenter.wisc.edu/what-is-wisconsins-energy-strategy/ Part 1 https://wiseye.org/2019/10/04/the-tommy-g-thompson-center-what-is-wisconsins-energy-strategy-part-1/ Part 2 https://wiseye.org/2019/10/04/the-tommy-g-thompson-center-what-is-wisconsins-energy-strategy-part-2/ Part 3 https://wiseye.org/2019/10/04/the-tommy-g-thompson-center-what-is-wisconsins-energy-strategy-part-3/

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From the Rooftops, Big Box Stores Are Embracing Solar

From the New York Times, October 7, 2019. Target and Walmart are trying to out-green each other in proving to customers they are environmentally responsible businesses. Target’s famous bull’s-eye is so cosmically linked with the brand that it’s hard to imagine the retail behemoth ever messing with the logo’s red color. But over the past […]

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Wood County Executive Committee approves funding for Nepco Lake project

From the Wisconsin Rapids City Times, October 6, 2019. WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The Wood County Executive Committee approved the funding for a solar array at Nepco Lake, during their Oct. 1 meeting. The proposal was originally brought forward by the Renewable & Sustainable Committee in September, but the project was kicked back to the Highway […]

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Proposed solar project could bring money to Saratoga and Wood County

From the Wisconsin Rapids Tribune, September 26, 2019. SARATOGA – A proposal to build a solar plant in the community could mean the town and county will share $600,000 a year in extra income. Savion, a Kansas-based company that develops solar energy projects, is proposing a 150-megawatt solar energy plant on Saratoga land owned by […]

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How dairy’s quest for clean energy spread across Wisconsin

From the Wisconsin State Journal, August 10, 2019. As Wisconsin’s largest-ever solar project comes online this summer, the multi-site, multi-state partnership behind the development offers a potential model for how organizations can band together to meet clean energy goals. The Butter Solar Project consists of 32 megawatts installed at 10 locations feeding into 13 municipal […]

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Wisconsin Tribes Plan Green Updates With Help Of Department Of Energy Grants

From Wisconsin Public Radio, August 9, 2019. Two Native American tribes in Wisconsin are receiving federal grants for renewable energy projects that tribe members say will help reduce costs and lead to energy independence. The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa in Odanah and the Forest County Potawatomi Community in Crandon are two of […]

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Wisconsin to begin largest solar energy projects in state history

From WDJT Milwaukee, July 30, 2019. MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Wisconsin is in the middle of making a historic push toward solar energy. In the Milwaukee suburbs, solar panels are being installed on the roofs of public buildings, including New Berlin schools. It ushers in a new era of supporting green energy for the district, […]

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Fennimore Solar Project Completed

From SU News 4U, July 11, 2019. The ribbon has been officially cut on the new 18 acre solar farm in Fennimore.  Finishing this project makes Fennimore home to the largest solar array in Wisconsin for the time being until Arcadia’s array goes online. Read the article.

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