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DOER Finalizes SMART Program Emergency Regulations

By Tanya M. Larrabee on July 21, 2020
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The Department of Energy Resources (DOER) has finished the required Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) Program 400MW review and emergency... Read More »

Sherin and Lodgen represents PeoplesBank in financing of three solar facilities to Lodestar Energy

By Sherin and Lodgen on June 17, 2020
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Sherin and Lodgen’s Renewable Energy Group represented lender PeoplesBank in financing for the construction of three ground-mounted solar facilities totaling 19 MW... Read More »

Sherin and Lodgen represents Agilitas Energy, LLC in construction and term loan for Massachusetts solar project

By Sherin and Lodgen on June 3, 2020
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Sherin and Lodgen’s Renewable Energy Group represented Agilitas Energy, and its affiliate, in a construction and term loan for a utility... Read More »

Extension to Tax Credits Provides Relief to the Renewable Energy Industry

By Beth A. Goldstein and Tanya M. Larrabee on June 2, 2020
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The United States Treasury Department formally extended the eligibility deadlines for Production Tax Credits (PTC) and Investment Tax Credits (ITC)... Read More »

Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) Emergency Regulations Update

By Beth A. Goldstein and Tanya M. Larrabee on May 20, 2020
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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
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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
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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
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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
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On September 19, 2019, in an effort to modernize the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA), the Federal... Read More »