Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment Testimony on Shoreham Solar Commons

Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment Testimony on Shoreham Solar Commons

My name is Jordan Christensen and I represent Citizens Campaign for the Environment (CCE).
CCE is an 80,000 member non-profit, non-partisan advocacy organization that works to protect
public health and our natural environment. CCE works throughout the state to advance
renewable energy goals and the use of renewable energy technologies. I am here today to
strongly support both the Model Commercial Solar Code and the Shoreham Solar
Commons Project.

Zoning turns Brookhaven into hotbed for commercial solar

Zoning turns Brookhaven into hotbed for commercial solar

When Chicago based Invenergy searched for the best places for commercial solar power, it thought it found a kindred spirit in the Town of Brookhaven. The town’s plan specifically called for commercial solar or clustered housing along Route 25A.