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The Woodlands Save With Solar Power

Due to the generosity of an anonymous donor, Alice Peck Day Lifecare (APD) has installed a 179 kW rooftop solar system at The Woodlands independent living community in Lebanon, NH. The system is anticipated to go live this month and a celebration will be held in the near future. “We’re overjoyed by what this generous… Read more

March 23, 2020

Illustration of a 4.5 lb Yorkie made of trash

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Waste Not, Want Not for a Healthy Planet.

Every day, the average person throws away about 4.5 pounds of waste, including food, drink bottles, plastic and paper packaging, and more. 4.5 pounds is also the weight of a small Yorkshire Terrier, which may seem irrelevant. Consider however that in the month of January alone, the average American family of four has accumulated 558… Read more

February 27, 2020

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The Story of Hope’s Solar

With the flip of a switch, on the bright, cold morning of January 9, 2020, the town of Hope, ME joined the growing list of New England municipalities using solar energy to power town facilities. Hope’s 120-panel solar array is expected to save the town’s taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars across the lifespan of… Read more

February 24, 2020