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Green Power Projects At Risk

Solar panels on the Maurice-Lapointe schoold in Kanata

New community-owned solar power projects slated to be developed in Renfrew and Leeds Grenville are at risk of not getting off the ground due to a lack in community support.  The Ottawa Renewable Energy Co-op (OREC) has been actively developing new projects in Renfrew County and Leeds Grenville, however, pre-requisites state that renewable energy cooperatives must prove new projects have …

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