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Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) Emergency Regulations Update

By Beth A. Goldstein and Tanya M. Larrabee on May 20, 2020
Solar farm, solar panels aerial view

On April 15, 2020, the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources released its long-awaited updates to the state’s Solar Massachusetts Renewable... Read More »

Northeast State Solar Programs in Light of COVID-19

By Tanya M. Larrabee and Amy L. Hahn on April 22, 2020

COVID-19 is impacting industries across the globe and clean energy is no exception. As the pandemic continues to influence economic... Read More »

Client Alert: Wash Your Hands, Then Check Your Force Majeure Provisions

By Tanya M. Larrabee on March 9, 2020
Force Majeure Yellow Diamond Warning Traffic Sign

As the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) intensifies, so does the likelihood that the virus will affect the solar and storage... Read More »

Congratulations to our client, Bartlett’s Farm, on the completion of their second ground-mounted solar installation

By Sherin and Lodgen on February 27, 2020
Solar farm, solar panels aerial view

Congratulations to our client, Bartlett’s Farm, on the completed second phase of their two-part solar installation, making it the largest PV... Read More »

Sherin and Lodgen represents Cambridge Savings Bank in the financing of three solar facilities in Massachusetts

By Sherin and Lodgen on November 6, 2019
solar panels in meadow

Sherin and Lodgen’s Renewable Energy team represented Cambridge Savings Bank in a portfolio construction bridge and term loan to Kearsarge... Read More »

Getting Up to Speed: FERC’s Attempt to Update PURPA

By Tanya M. Larrabee on November 6, 2019
windmill and solar panel vector illustration

On September 19, 2019, in an effort to modernize the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA), the Federal... Read More »

Sherin and Lodgen represents Wellesley Bank in financing for two solar facilities in Massachusetts

By Sherin and Lodgen on October 25, 2019
Photovoltaic panels for renewable electric production, Navarra, Aragon, Spain.

Sherin and Lodgen LLP’s Renewable Energy Practice Group represented Wellesley Bank in the financing for two ground-mounted solar facilities in... Read More »

What’s Up With Offshore Wind?

By Tyler N. Ballew on October 8, 2019
image of offshore wind farm

In August, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), the branch of the Department of the Interior tasked with managing... Read More »

Sherin and Lodgen represents the Renewable Power Group of Goldman Sachs Asset Management L.P. in acquisition of 17-site solar portfolio

By Sherin and Lodgen on September 11, 2019
solar sits stock photo

Sherin and Lodgen’s Renewable Energy Group represented the Renewable Power Group of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, L.P. as local counsel... Read More »

Beware the Fine Print: Old Maxim with Modern Application in the Renewable Energy Industry

By John C. La Liberte on July 11, 2019
Businessman looking through a magnifying glass to contract

In the international, fast paced, ever-changing renewable energy industry, market participants typically focus on essential business terms: price, build quality,... Read More »