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1.21 More Gigawatts! Great Scott!

Doc Brown would be impressed.

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has announced an ambitious goal of installing 1.6GW of solar in the Commonwealth by 2020. Gov. Patrick made the announcement after celebrating the installation of 250MW of solar generation – the laudable achievement four years early of his administration’s original goal set back in 2008, which was to have been achieved by 2017.

The administration calculates that 1.6GW of solar would generate enough power to serve nearly all residences in Boston. … More