PUC approves financial incentive for solar canopies on parking lots

THE SOLAR CARPORT at the Public Utilities Commission office building in Warwick is one of three solar canopies over parking lots in the state. / COURTESY R.I. OFFICE OF ENERGY RESOURCES
WARWICK – Rhode Island will soon begin offering an extra financial incentive to commercial solar developers who build their ground-mounted canopies over parking lots. The R.I. Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday approved a 6-cent-per-kilowatt-hour incentive for solar carport projects, which will be paid on top of the fixed price paid for power generation. For a…

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