The arrays don’t significantly impact the grid, but officials say they’re one component of a diversifying power portfolio.
A representative for a municipal power group says the climate group’s report makes unfair comparisons.
A Minnesota power wholesaler threatened to stop a community solar project — then vowed to double its size.
After the last absentee ballot was counted, opponents of proceeding with municipal utility plans had 1,385 votes compared to 1,380 from supporters.
Opponents of a municipal utility campaign in Decorah, Iowa, held a four-vote lead late Tuesday with at least 15 ballots uncounted. Official results were not expected until Monday.