Distributed Energy Strategies wants to replace remote power lines with solar power

Solar power is a cost-effective way to replace many miles of expensive power lines stretching out to the remotest areas of the country, and a Durango startup wants to show rural utilities the photovoltaic savings.

Electrical engineer Jeff Berman founded Distributed Energy Strategies to work for rural electric utilities and to help them identify remote areas that could be better served by systems that use solar panels and batteries. The company will also design, build, finance and operate the systems.

Post originally from The Durango Herald – 9/3/17: View the full article and video on The Durango Herald here!