Following the passage of West Virginia Senate Bill 583 in early 2020, West Virginia has seen an uptick in the number of new proposed renewable energy projects. SB 583 established a new incentive program supporting the development of renewable energy facilities on former industrial sites. Berkeley County, in the eastern panhandle, recently announced a proposed 100 MW solar facility to be built on a 750 acre brownfield site previously used as a manufacturing facility. Read more.
Solar Growth in West Virginia
January 13, 2021