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The municipality of Summerland is considering two options to scale back its solar and storage project. Estimates provided in November showed costs of the project significantly higher than previous figures. (Unsplash)

Summerland to scale back solar project

Recent cost estimates for full project are considerably higher than earlier figures

 

The municipality of Summerland is revisiting the proposed solar and storage project as the costs of the proposed project have increased significantly. (Black Press file photo)

Summerland council to revisit scope of solar project

Latest cost estimates show significant increase in price of project

 

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LETTER: Summerland solar project will create greenhouse gases

Coun. Richard Barkwill raises objections to solar energy project

  • Feb 13, 2021

 

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LETTER: Cancel Summerland’s solar project

Council should not spend any more money on initiative

  • Feb 13, 2021
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Members of Summerland council and municipal staff were at a meeting to determine the fate of the Summerland solar project on July 13. The site for the project was approved in a 4-3 decision. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Summerland approves solar project

Despite community opposition, council voted 4-3 for Cartwright Mountain location

Members of Summerland council and municipal staff were at a meeting to determine the fate of the Summerland solar project on July 13. The site for the project was approved in a 4-3 decision. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)
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LETTER: Former Summerland mayors speak out on solar project

Five former Summerland mayors sign name to short letter

  • Jul 9, 2020
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A meeting about the proposed Summerland solar project will be held at the Summerland Arena Banquet Room on June 13, 2020 at 1 p.m. (Stock photo)

Summerland to hold meeting on solar project

Event on July 13 at 1 p.m. open to comments from the public

A meeting about the proposed Summerland solar project will be held at the Summerland Arena Banquet Room on June 13, 2020 at 1 p.m. (Stock photo)
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LETTER: Land for Summerland’s solar project site was designated for growth

Site represents close to 20 per cent of land marked for future growth

  • Jul 9, 2020
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LETTER: Summerland solar project should be reviewed

Questions raised about feasibility of proposed power project

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