Commissioners OK commercial clean energy finance program

WEST CHESTER β€” The Chester County commissioners recently approved a resolution calling for the county to participate in C-PACE, a clean energy financing program for commercial properties. C-PACE, which stands for Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy, is a financial tool for commercial property owners to obtain low-cost, long-term financing for energy efficiency, renewable energy and water conservation...

Consumer advocates warn of electricity scams

Fraudulent door-to-door, telephone solicitations are prevalent A proliferation of electricity scams through door-to-door and telephone solicitations have prompted a warning from Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission Chairman Robert F. Powelson and the Office of Consumer Advocate. β€œIn some recent incidents, sales people have been pushing consumers into choosing...

Modena festival fueled by environmental energy

Alternative energy and green products featured at 4th annual event By Kathleen Brady Shea Managing Editor, CoatesvilleTimes.com Pint-size painters turned a giant trash bin into a colorful work of art. MODENA β€” Under neon blue skies, environmental green attracted a crowd yesterday at the 4th annual Energy Independence Day at the Waste Oil Recyclers four-acre complex in in the borough. Co-sponsored...

Modena firm to celebrate energy independence, expansion

Waste Oil Recyclers is fueled by used cooking oil By Kathleen Brady Shea Managing Editor, UnionvilleTimes.com MODENA – While the Muppets’ Kermit the Frog may lament that it isn’t easy being green, the creators of a burgeoning Modena business can attest to the fact that it is environmentally responsible as well as lucrative. Waste Oil Recyclers, a company that has found a niche in...