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Tag: Solar Energy

Solar Spotlight: The Good, the Bad and the Unknown

03/10/2016   |   BY

Those involved in the solar energy industry raised a glass during their holiday parties to toast the passage of the... Read More »

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Rooftop Leasing – Landlords, Look Before You Leap!

03/30/2015   |   BY Ronald W. Ruth and Paula G. Curry

This month’s edition of Shopping Centers Today, the magazine of the International Council of Shopping Centers, Inc., features an article... Read More »

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Take Advantage of the Massachusetts Personal Property Tax Exemption for Solar Installations

12/17/2014   |   BY Sander A. Rikleen

The Massachusetts Appellate Tax Board recently addressed the situation in which a land owner used a solar power system to... Read More »

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2014 Massachusetts Solar Update

06/30/2014   |   BY

SREC II: It seems we hardly knew you. In April of 2014, the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) published amendments... Read More »

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Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (“HVAC”), Solar and Other “Green” Heating Alternatives in Retail Leasing

04/10/2014   |   BY Gary D. Buchman

A topic that arises in virtually every retail lease, and yet is barely addressed in the letter of intent (LOI),... Read More »

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Solar Update: Emergency DOER Regulations Will Strengthen Hot Solar Market In Massachusetts

06/20/2013   |   BY Douglas M. Henry

The recent announcement that the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) will promulgate emergency regulations should alleviate concerns of many... Read More »

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7 Tips for Financing Solar Projects

05/14/2013   |   BY

As the warm weather approaches, we see the usual signs of spring which, in a good year, includes an increase... Read More »

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Can Solar Farms and Backyard Gardens Co-Exist? Zoning Tensions Flare in Massachusetts

05/09/2013   |   BY Paula G. Curry

Imagine you’ve just purchased your dream home in the ‘burbs. Your patio has just been finished. Your beautiful 2-acre lot,... Read More »