Solar Energy http://wemu.org en Clean Energy Coalition Sets Renewable Energy Goal http://wemu.org/post/clean-energy-coalition-sets-renewable-energy-goal <p>The Executive Director of Ann Arbor's Clean Energy Coalition thinks generating 100 kilowatts of renewable energy in town in the next year is highly achievable.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 00:16:50 +0000 Bob Eccles 45082 at http://wemu.org Clean Energy Coalition Sets Renewable Energy Goal Ann Arbor Considers Community Solar Projects http://wemu.org/post/ann-arbor-considers-community-solar-projects <p>There may come a time when Ann Arbor residents team together and invest in communal solar energy projects. As WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, Ann Arbor officials are calling on the state to remove the barriers that prevent such projects from being developed.</p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 10:25:40 +0000 Andrew Cluley 34766 at http://wemu.org City Clears Another Hurdle for DTE Solar Array http://wemu.org/post/city-clears-another-hurdle-dte-solar-array <p>Ypsilanti's city council has approved easements and a 20 year lease for the site the city hopes DTE Energy will choose to construct a large solar panel array.&nbsp; Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 12:47:30 +0000 Bob Eccles 27863 at http://wemu.org City Clears Another Hurdle for DTE Solar Array Ypsilanti Makes First Cut For Solar Array http://wemu.org/post/ypsilanti-makes-first-cut-solar-array <p>The city of Ypsilanti has made the first cut in the effort to be home to a four million dollar DTE Energy solar array.&nbsp;</p><p>City Council on Tuesday is expected to approve a lease and easement for the project, part of the next phase in the selection process.&nbsp;</p><p>DTE Energy is looking for a place to install a one-point-three megawatt solar array, and the city has proposed locating the array on four-and-a-half acres of land that once served as a landfill, north of I-94 and east of Huron Street.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 19:42:29 +0000 Bob Eccles 27697 at http://wemu.org Ypsilanti Makes First Cut For Solar Array