FirstLight and RMLD Enter PPA for all the Output of the Falls Village Hydro Facility

January 18, 2023

As part of the agreement, Reading Municipal Light Department will purchase clean energy and the associated renewable energy certificates produced by one of FirstLight’s hydroelectric facilities in Connecticut BURLINGTON, Mass. – January 18, 2023 – FirstLight Power, a leading clean provider of renewable energy and energy storage resources, today announced the extension of the company’s …

FirstLight’s Shepaug Bald Eagle Observatory Opens for the Winter

January 6, 2023

2023 season kicked off with over 150 visitors, the viewing of 15 eagles, and lots of exciting activity for visitors to enjoy  New Milford, CT – January 6th, 2023 – FirstLight Power, the owner and operator of the Shepaug Hydroelectric Power Station in Southbury, opened the Shepaug Bald Eagle Observatory for the winter on December …

FirstLight Partners with Operation Fuel & New Leaf in CT on Major Clean Energy & Environmental Justice Initiatives

October 12, 2022

BURLINGTON, Mass. and NEW MILFORD, Conn. – October 12, 2022 – FirstLight Power, a leading clean provider of renewable energy and energy storage resources, today announced two major clean energy transition initiatives that demonstrate the company’s commitment to environmental justice, which will benefit Connecticut and the entire New England region. During an event with state …

FirstLight Power and Energy New England Expand Landmark Power Purchase Agreement to Advance Massachusetts’ Clean Energy Goals for Municipal Utilities

October 4, 2022

As part of the agreement, thirteen Massachusetts municipalities will purchase renewable energy credits and clean energy produced by two of FirstLight’s hydroelectric facilities in Connecticut BURLINGTON, Mass. – October 4, 2022 – FirstLight Power, a leading clean provider of renewable energy and energy storage resources, today announced the expansion of the company’s landmark municipal electric …

FirstLight Power, Fermata Energy, and Skyview Ventures Partner to Launch First Ever Vehicle-to-Grid Charging Platform in Western Massachusetts

September 8, 2022

V2G bidirectional chargers at New England’s largest energy storage and hydroelectric facility will support the integration of renewable energy and grid stability during peak load hours Northfield, MA – September 8, 2022 – FirstLight Power, Fermata Energy, Skyview Ventures, State Representative Susannah M. Whipps (2nd Franklin), and other elected and appointed officials today celebrated a …

FirstLight Power Shares Update on Franklin County Recreation Facilities for Summer 2022

May 9, 2022

Northfield, MA – April 22, 2022 – FirstLight Power today announced the company’s 2022 spring and summer recreation plans for Franklin County. With most federal and state pandemic-related restrictions lifting, most of the outdoor and recreational areas that FirstLight manages will be fully operational for the first time in two years. “We are looking forward to welcoming visitors back to …

FirstLight Power Expands Clean Energy Portfolio with Acquisition of Two Hydroelectric Facilities in Western Pennsylvania

May 2, 2022

The company enters the PJM and New York electricity markets with the addition of 31.5 MW of baseload capacity from two run-of-river hydroelectric facilities on the Allegheny River  BURLINGTON, Mass. – May 2, 2022 – FirstLight Power, a leading clean provider of renewable energy and energy storage resources, today announced the company has acquired two …

FirstLight Kicks Off Second Year of Valley Climate Champions Program for Franklin County Teachers and Students

April 21, 2022

The company highlights last year’s grantees while announcing $1,000 new grants to engage local middle and high schools around the region’s growing clean energy sector and to highlight the urgency of climate change Northfield, MA – April 21, 2022 – In celebration of Earth Day, FirstLight Power, a leading clean provider of renewable energy and …

FirstLight Power and Borrego Partner to Bring More Clean Energy to New England

March 30, 2022

Strategic partnership will focus on development of new DG solar, DG storage and utility-scale standalone storage at FirstLight’s existing hydropower facilities in Massachusetts and Connecticut BURLINGTON, Mass. – March 30, 2022 – FirstLight Power, a leading clean provider of renewable energy and energy storage resources, today announced its partnership with Borrego, a leading developer, EPC …

FirstLight Power and DHD Enter Partnership to Develop Suite of Clean Energy Assets to Help Reach Connecticut’s Climate Goals

February 17, 2022

Hydro, solar, and energy storage assets will be developed by FirstLight and Davis Hill Development to provide reliable renewable energy to Connecticut New Milford, CT– February 17, 2022 – FirstLight Power, a leading clean provider of renewable energy and energy storage resources, today announced that the company has partnered with Davis Hill Development (DHD) to …