The Long Island Power Authority Approves the Largest Solar Energy Project in New York State

Happy Watts – Long Island Power Authority President and CEO, Kevin S. Law today announced that the LIPA Board of Trustees approved power purchase agreements (PPAs) with BP Solar and enXco, thereby creating the state’s largest source of solar power on Long Island. LIPA’s Solar Energy Project will introduce approximately 50MW of clean renewable energy generated on Long Island onto LIPA’s electric grid, enough to power 6,500 households and reduce carbon dioxide emissions by more than 45,300 tons per year as well as reducing other pollutants such as NOX and SOX emissions. via Solar Plaza>>

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s