Starkville Is Mississippi’s First City to Sign TVA Green Invest Solar Deal

2021-04-28T09:52:23-07:00April 27th, 2021|MS Solar 5 Golden Triangle, News|

Original press release at Starkville Utilities Starkville Utilities customers to benefit from local, clean, cost-effective renewable energy STARKVILLE – April 26, 2021 - Local renewable energy will soon be available as Starkville Utilities makes the City of Starkville the first municipality in Mississippi to sign a Tennessee Valley Authority Green Invest agreement. Starkville Utilities [...]

Best of Both Worlds: Economic Experts Say Solar Projects Are Good for Environment and Industrial Development

2020-06-12T15:02:30-07:00June 2nd, 2020|MS Solar 5 Golden Triangle, News|

Best of Both Worlds: Economic Experts Say Solar Projects Are Good for Environment and Industrial Development For full article see: the Dispatch Golden Triangle Development LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins said over the last two decades, he's worked with about 20 companies looking to bring solar farms to Lowndes, Oktibbeha or Clay counties. Until [...]

GM’s Spring Hill Manufacturing to Run on the Sun

2020-05-14T05:40:07-07:00May 14th, 2020|MS Solar 5 Golden Triangle, News|

GM’s Spring Hill Manufacturing to Run on the Sun For the full press release see General Motor's release. General Motors’ Spring Hill Manufacturing plant is expected to be powered by 100 percent solar energy beginning in late 2022. This green tariff agreement with the Tennessee Valley Authority is expected to supply up to 100 [...]

TVA Selects Solar Developers for Knoxville Utilities Board Project

2020-04-27T11:10:41-07:00April 27th, 2020|MS Solar 5 Golden Triangle, News|

TVA Selects Solar Developers for Knoxville Utilities Board Project For full article see: TVA.gov KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Valley Authority announced today that it selected First Solar and Origis Energy to develop 212 MWAC of solar power to fulfill the Knoxville Utilities Board’s March 2020 commitment to new renewable energy. KUB is using [...]

Tennessee Valley Authority Adds 484MW of Solar Plus 50MW of Batteries

2020-03-03T11:32:04-08:00March 3rd, 2020|MS Solar 5 Golden Triangle, News|

Tennessee Valley Authority Adds 484MW of Solar Plus 50MW of Batteries For full article see: greentechmedia.com The Tennessee Valley Authority announced this week that it has contracted for 484 megawatts of solar power in the past two months, part of its push to expand its clean energy portfolio and reduce its reliance on coal [...]