6 Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint at Home

Let’s celebrate Earth Month together! Earth Month is a great time to amplify our efforts and showcase our current initiatives to build a sustainable future for our planet and community. Earth Day, April 22, allows like-minded companies and peers to advocate for climate change solutions and bring awareness to the detrimental effects of climate change on our planet. But it shouldn’t stop there. 

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B Corporations CVE North America and GreenSpark Solar Announce Operational Launch of Wheatfield Community Solar Project in New York

New York, NY, February 6, 2024 – CVE North America (CVE), in partnership with GreenSpark Solar (GreenSpark), announces the operational launch of a 5.6 megawatt (MW) community solar project in Wheatfield, NY. This project is the first to achieve operational status of a five-project community solar portfolio in construction by CVE and GreenSpark. This key milestone marks a significant stride in bringing equitable and sustainable energy solutions to New York State to support its renewable energy initiatives.

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GreenSpark Solar & Pivot Energy Team up on 33MW of Solar Energy

GreenSpark Solar (GreenSpark) and Pivot Energy (Pivot) are in the process of installing seven solar projects totaling over 33 megawatts (MW) across New York State. Pivot Energy, headquartered in Denver, Colorado, is a national solar provider focusing on developing, financing, building, and managing solar and energy projects. It has been a privilege working with Pivot, a national leader in the development of solar projects and another certified B Corp. Pivot aims to be a leader in the solar industry that helps increase equitable access to clean energy for businesses and communities.

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Why Winter is a Great Time to Switch to Solar

While going solar in the winter may seem like a crazy idea, it is actually the best time to go solar! By signing a contract in the earliest months of the year, your system will be installed and switched on during the spring and summer months when there is the highest amount of energy-producing sunlight. Our team developed these top 5 reasons why going solar in the winter is the best decision. Keep reading to find out!

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Electric Vehicle (EV) Sales Soar in 2023 Due to State and Federal Incentives

Global electric vehicle (EV) sales increased by more than 30% in 2023, and EVs continue to rise in popularity. Available incentives and lower maintenance costs are two reasons people choose electric, with economic benefits from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) Drive Clean Rebate and a federal tax benefit of $7,500 for eligible cars. We know individuals and businesses are switching to EVs, but what are they doing once their fleet has gone electric?

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10 Questions You Might Have About Solar Farms

Through its nation-leading Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act, New York State requires 70% of electricity to come from renewable energy systems by 2030. As a result of solar-friendly policies and the increasing economic appeal of renewable energy, you may have noticed more “solar farms” popping up in our communities. Here are some FAQs regarding those solar farms you see while driving along the highway or down your neighborhood road.

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Seneca Nation Solar Program Wins National Award
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Seneca Nation Solar Program Wins National Award

Exciting News! The Seneca Nation Residential Solar Project, a partnership between GreenSpark and the Seneca Nation, has been voted the Project of the Year, a national award recognized by Solar Builder Magazine. Solar Builder is a leading industry publication highlighting the construction of solar projects nationwide while sharing the latest industry products, trends, and research.

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