Solarize Terre Haute is hosting the first of four informational meetings on Monday at 7 p.m. at the United Methodist Temple.
The Bloomington City Council voted unanimously Thursday night to approve a plan that effectively fast-tracks the city's solar panel installation schedule.
A law passed earlier this year by the Indiana General Assembly could spell trouble for the solar energy industry.
Duke Energy is leasing ground from Crane for the solar farm that includes about 76,000 panels.
A new law means Hoosiers who install solar panels after Dec. 31 will get less credit for selling excess energy back to utility companies.
Holcomb has until next week to sign – or reject – all approved bills.
Solar power advocates say they'll ask Gov. Eric Holcomb to veto the bill.
More than 1,000 Hoosiers participate in net metering, allowing anyone to receive a credit on their utility bill for sending excess energy back to the grid.
The House passed SB 309 by a vote of 56-43, despite intense public opposition.
The system will save nearly $9,000 in energy costs each year.