If all or most of your home appliances run on electricity, the cooler months are probably a pain in the neck for you. Trying to keep your home warm while keeping energy costs down is a challenge, and when you are not getting the most out of your home appliances, that challenge becomes even harder Why confine yourself to a season of sweatshirts and tube socks inside the house when you can cut your energy costs by simply switching to propane-powered appliances? Here’s how propane can save energy in every corner of your home: Water Heating Water heating accounts for a fifth of overall household energy consumption, which is a significant percentage in terms of cost. A propane-powered water heater can cost less than half of the operating costs of an electric water…
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Invenergy’s Camilla Solar Energy Project to Supply Georgia Power Program
Invenergy’s Camilla Solar Energy Project to Supply Georgia Power Program CHICAGO, IL (May 1, 2018) – Invenergy, North America’s largest privately held renewable energy company, today announced that it has entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Georgia Power through its subsidiary Camilla Solar Energy LLC (“Camilla Solar”). Georgia Power will purchase power from the 160 MWac Camilla Solar project currently under development in Mitchell County, Georgia Camilla Solar is scheduled to begin commercial operation by year-end 2019 and will create more than 400 jobs during construction. The project will generate more than $12 million in local economic development in its first 10 years of operation through tax payments, lease payments to participating landowners, and…