Author Archives: Steve Peters

Dragonfly Solar begins Building Canisteo 1 MW Project Awarded from Xcel RDF Fund

Although there has been process involved in getting to the build stage, Dragonfly can finally say we will begin building in October. The overhead below is an example of a ! MW farm built for Heartland Power Cooperative in St. … Continue reading

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Dragonfly Solar Chosen to Oversee and Consult on 50 MW Project in Maryland

Sometimes when people and companies work hard to be the best they can be and just keep their heads down focusing on where their skills are a differentiator and where they need improvement, like we at Dragonfly have tried to … Continue reading

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Dragonfly Solar Completes 2nd Solar Project for Luther College

We are pleased to announce that Dragonfly Solar has completed Phase 2 at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. The project consisted of two ground mount solar facilities separated by a river bed and both in a flood plain. The second … Continue reading

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Heartland Power Cooperative – Leading the way with the largest solar facility in Iowa completed by Dragonfly Solar

Heartland Power Cooperative, with offices in St. Ansgar Iowa and Thompson Iowa owned the largest solar array in Iowa for much of last year and some of this year as well, until we just completed our last project with Luther … Continue reading

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Dragonfly Solar US Congressman Walz and Coop Solar Facility

Recently in Oronoco Minnesota, KTTC TV out of Rochester Minnesota ran a story featuring US Congressman Walz as he was touring solar facilities in the state in an attempt to help keep the momentum going. Congressman Walz is an advocate … Continue reading

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Dragonfly Solar’s Project Featured in Bloomberg Business – April 2015

Dragonfly Solar successfully commissioned the largest solar facility in Iowa in February 2015. This project was featured this week within the context of fossil fuel discussion. More here: Dragonfly Solar Largest Solar Facility in Iowa for the tweet and the rest … Continue reading

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Dragonfly Solar Commissions Minnesota’s Largest Solar PV Facility Installed in 2014

In spite of the wettest spring in history, Dragonfly successfully completed the 517 kW Solar Facility for 3 electric cooperatives in Minnesota. People’s Energy Cooperative – Oronoco, MN Tri County Cooperative in Rushford, MN Freeborn-Mower Cooperative Services in Albert Lea, … Continue reading

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Legislation would give solar power a boost in Iowa | Highlights Largest Iowa Array Built by Dragonfly Solar for Luther College

Midwest Energy News discusses the different efforts before the Iowa State Legislators regarding changes to Iowa’s policies affecting renewable energy projects, especially solar. There are bills under consideration which would breathe long awaited life into the state’s efforts towards more … Continue reading

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Fresh Water Resources – A Growing Concern

Fresh Water – Is Depletion a Serious Threat? For at least three years now, several serious stock analysts who I follow have been suggesting that the next “big deal” will be in and around water. The underlying premise is that … Continue reading

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Climate Change Creep – When Global Warming Equals Frozen Sewage

Humans are an enterprising lot. Over the years, we study our surroundings and try to come up with “systems” that allow us to live our lives comfortably within the environment that we are presented with. I believe that for the … Continue reading

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