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Will Hegman making his way with solar energy in Mississippi

May 28, 2013

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If you ever thought solar energy was for barefoot, tofu-eating hippies. You might want to think again. » READ MORE ABOUT WILL HEGMAN … Watch the segment from MPB’s Mississippi Roads about Mississippi solar energy expert Will Hegman. You will be amazed what we can do.

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State gives $125 million in assistance

June 26, 2011

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Solar panel manufacturers Twin Creeks Technologies and Stion were recruited to the state by the Mississippi Development Authority (MDA), and the projects received loans of $50 million and $75 million, respectively. Twin Creeks Technologies package According to MDA, the state provided $50 million in loan assistance through the Mississippi Major Economic Impact Authority (MMEIA) to […]

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Economist: Green energy will not be real US job creator

January 18, 2011

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By Amy McCullough From an editorial in the New York Times by Harvard economics professor Edward L. Glaeser on why green energy manufacturing will never be a real job creator in the United States: “Evergreen Solar announced last week that it was closing its plant in Devens, Mass., laying off 800 workers, and moving production […]

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