Author Archive: Larry Shapiro

President Larry Shapiro is associate director for program development at the Rockefeller Family Fund (RFF). He is a founder of RFF’s Power Plant Finance Project, the predecessor organization to the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis.

An Unlikely Coalition Leads a Georgia Co-Op From Coal to Solar

The announcement last month by Cobb Electric Membership Corporation, Georgia’s biggest rural electric co-op, that it has signed the largest solar power purchase agreement in the history of Georgia co-ops, is the latest chapter in an ongoing success story for Cobb EMC customers. The 131-megawatt plant, to be built by a subsidiary of the Atlanta-based […]

January 8, 2015 Read More →