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The Desert Sunshine Solar Farm produces 550MW of power from 900 hectares of solar panels

LA shift to 100% renewables sparks community generation

Geoff Ebbs /22 December, 2016

News that the City government of LA is totally powered by renewables follows rapidly declining costs of solar electricity and advances in community owned generation models. A conference held earlier this month identified major opportunities for community based power generators using renewable energy. Reporting on the conference in South Wind, energy writer Peter Boyer wrote Continue Reading →