Backed by community members, Mark Gibson cuts the ribbon at the Aug. 28 ceremony celebrating Gibson Farms' newly solar-powered facility. Photos by Carmel de Bertaut.

Agriculture

Gibson Farms moves to renewable energy

Ribbon-cutting introduces community to solar-powered facility.

The San Benito Health Foundation at 351 Felice Drive in Hollister. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Health

San Benito Health Foundation holds ribbon-cutting for green upgrades

Solar and other off-the-grid energy sources allow the clinic to operate during power outages.

Recurrent Energy’s Mustang solar photovoltaic 2016 project for two other CCEs, Sonoma Clean Power and MCE.  Located nearby is the Slate project in Kings County, CA. Photo provided by Monterey Bay Community Power.

Business / Economy

Monterey Bay Community Power signs contract for storage project

New renewable energy developments expected to contribute increase in nationwide storage capacity.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Business / Economy

Monterey Bay Community Power pays off startup loan ahead of schedule

MBCP currently serves 97 percent of the eligible customer base across 16 cities and three counties.

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Business / Economy

Local government to participate in renewable energy panel Jan. 17

Speakers are expected to include county-level government officials, and touch on fossil fuels, solar power and agriculture.