Handy Law Energy Projects

  • Coventry Wind Farm

    Wind Banner Coventry

    Handy Law supported the development of nine 1.5MW wind turbines in Coventry, Rhode Island.  Our role was broad, including development and negotiation of the real estate agreements, supporting entitlements and utility agreements, and ...

  • Bloomfield, Connecticut Solar Project

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    We supported the purchase of a 500 kW ground mount and parking canopy solar project in Bloomfield, Connecticut for a tax credit investor.  Our client, a national bank, wanted to enter a sale ...

  • North Kingstown

    North Kingstown Wind ProjectWe helped the client with issues regarding the construction and maintenance of this single 1.5MW wind turbine located at the principal’s residence, the utility’s implementation of net metering, cost of interconnection and ...

  • Energy Service Territory Negotiation

    We worked with two utilities to sort out a service territory issue, helping negotiate the way to green light interconnection and development of a proposed 2.3MW ground mount solar system in Burrillville Rhode Island. After National Grid’s interconnection studies, they discovered that the project was actually in the Pascaog Utility District’s service territory and that ...

  • Dighton, Massachusetts Solar Project

    Dighton SolarWe supported a lease negotiation and project administration for the owner of a property used for development of this 650 kW ground mount solar project in Dighton, Massachusetts. We negotiated lease terms and generally helped administer the lease and protect the lessors’ interests in the project. ...

  • Streetlights

    Handy Law StreetlightsHaving determined, through municipal energy audits, that streetlights were consuming a huge amount of energy and were a great opportunity for energy cost savings, we helped develop and pass the law enabling cities and towns to buy their streetlights back from the utility, change them ...

  • Performance Contracting

    Handy Law supported the implementation of a comprehensive energy efficiency by communities across southern Rhode Island where consultants were hired to audit all municipal facilities and then propose engineered solutions promised to save much more than they cost.  We oversaw the development of the agreements to implement the program and assisted with its implementation.

  • Town of Portsmouth Wind Turbine

    Portsmouth WindWe successfully litigated a challenge to the Town’s net metering arrangement for its 1.5MW turbine, establishing that a town could remote net meter from a wind turbine to remote town facilities without running afoul of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s avoided cost standard for wholesale transactions. ...

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