Written by Karen Uhlenhuth, Midwest Energy News
Electric cooperatives that have taken the plunge into solar energy are the stars of a new website aimed at persuading more co-ops to add solar energy to their mix. RuralSolarStories.org, produced by the Environmental Law & Policy Center (ELPC), features the tales of three rural electric cooperatives across the Midwest that have responded to customer interest by investing in solar generation. More stories are on the way. Continue reading.
Photo: Warren McKenna of Farmers Cooperative in Iowa explains the decision to pursue solar power