From the monthly archives: February 2011

Here are a few important factors to examine if you’re considering leasing your land as a solar farm. First, how big is your property? A serious utility-scale solar farm should be at least 40 acres. Second, how close is your property to transmission? Your property should either have transmission on site or be extremely close. [...]

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The Obama 2012 budget proposal includes extending the Renewable Energy 30% Grant from 2011 to 2013, rebates on EV’s and sharp reductions to big oil and fossil fuel subsidies. The following is an article by Stoel and Rives, LLP Attorneys at Law. Energy Tax Law Alert: Energy-Related Tax Proposals in President’s 2012 Budget 2/22/2011 The [...]

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How will solar play a role if the newly announced DOE estimate of One Million EV’s (Electric Vehicles) by 2015 becomes reality? Interesting question and one worth exploring. Probably the most obvious point of focus here will be the spike in demand for off peak night time electricity as EV owners charge their vehicles for [...]

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