As sure as the sun shines, solar power is coming.
The costs of photovoltaic (PV) technologies are tumbling. Government mandates for renewable energy are expanding. And member curiosity is increasing.
As members consider adding these systems to their homes and businesses, Dakota Valley Electric Cooperative wants to serve as an unbiased source of information. With the help of funding partners USDA Rural Development, the North Dakota Department of Commerce and DV's sister cooperative Northern Plains, the co-ops installed a 6.56 kW system in 2015.
Press related to the Solar Research Project:
June 23, 2015 -- Solar power research project launched in Carrington, Prairie Public Broadcasting
June 22, 2015 -- Northern Plains and Dakota Valley's Solar Project Ribbon-cutting, NewsDakota.com
- June 15, 2015 -- Cooperatives build solar energy system, Prairie Business Magazine
June 13, 2015 -- Co-ops build solar system, The Jamestown Sun