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May 2 2018

Solar installation completed at NT apartment complex

Kenmore Development recently announced the completion of a 195-panel solar array on the roof of its Gateway Park Apartments complex in North Tonawanda. The installation work was performed by Montante Solar, and Kenmore Development invested approximately $150,000 in the project. “We ultimately decided to install the solar panels because it’s the right thing to do Read More

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Mar 18 2018

Another Voice: Solar project demonstrates real community benefits

  In today’s global economy, pressure is on every community to compete for good-paying 21st century jobs. One way to do this is to foster development projects that provide learning environments for our students, as well as pathways to growing career and technical opportunities, particularly in the emerging renewable energy sector. A recent collaboration between Read More

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Feb 6 2018

Solar Success in NYS: The Buffalo Public Schools Project is a Shining Example

Solar power is getting to be big business in NYS. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced that New York has made significant strides in the solar energy department, with an increase in more than 1,000 percent from December 2011 to December 2017. That increase translates to $2.8 billion+ in the NYS green economy, which is in stride with Read More

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Feb 5 2018

Hochul announces NY’s solar power usage “up 1000 percent” since 2011

Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul said Monday that New York State, which has set a goal of fifty percent solar energy usage by the year 2030, has expanded its solar energy by 1000 percent since 2011. She joined a group of educators and renewable energy advocates at McKinley High School to make the announcement. The high Read More

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Jul 17 2014

Another Voice: Buffalo can become a powerhouse in its developing new industry

By Michael Licata The recent news regarding Solar City’s acquisition of Silevo and the planned Steel Sun project in Lackawanna are impactful on many fronts. Both announcements, including Solar City’s commitment to substantially growing Silevo’s plans for the RiverBend project, are an economic development win for the region. These investments, plus the jobs that come Read More

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Feb 12 2014

Montante Solar Receives Green Globe Award

Montante Solar was named the 2014 recipient of the Green Globe Award at the Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Installation and Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, February 11th at Amigos Restaurant in Kenmore, NY. The award honors a local business that has implemented and practices a “green” or “sustainability” focused business philosophy, thus creating Read More

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Jan 14 2014

TM Montante Development and Montante Solar name Christian Campos as Chief Financial Officer

TM Montante Development and Montante Solar are pleased to announce that Christian Campos joins both organizations as Chief Financial Officer. Campos will be responsible for directing the financial operations of both companies, and will play a fundamental role in shaping the long-term strategic direction of TM Montante Development and Montante Solar. “We are excited to Read More

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Oct 30 2013

Crosby’s, Reid Petroleum, and Montante Solar Unveil New Renewable Energy System at Lockport-Lake Avenue Location

Today Crosby’s, Reid Petroleum, and Montante Solar announced the installation of a 200 panel, 52 kilowatt ground mounted solar array system at its Crosby’s Lockport, New York location. This project marks the first instance of solar power usage by a Western New York convenience store. “Throughout our history Crosby’s and Reid Petroleum have focused on Read More

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Aug 28 2013

Sealing Devices, Montante Solar, NYSERDA Announce Construction of Large Western NY Solar Project Under NY-Sun Initiative

Lancaster-based manufacturer Sealing Devices Inc., Buffalo-based solar installer Montante Solar and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) today announced that construction is underway on a large, rooftop solar energy system at Sealing Devices. The 250 kilowatt photovoltaic (PV) system is part of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s NY-Sun initiative, a public-private partnership Read More

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