The state’s Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy has launched a technical assistance program for solar projects.
Lee Householder says funding interruptions from federal programs have helped his program prepare for uncertainty.
The Nature Conservancy is seeking a partner to help develop solar on up to 13,000 acres of cleared minelands.
A solar workgroup is retooling its approach and hopeful that Virginia’s new clean energy law will help overcome obstacles.
A 2016 agreement between Appalachian Power and local municipalities supersedes the state’s new solar law.