Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Light Bulb Moment

“…Jefferson County and Port Townsend lead the state, per capita, in solar energy projects. Jefferson County had 87 certified projects as of Sept. 1, 2010 – or one project for every 337 residents. The number includes 67 projects in Port Townsend, one for every 134 residents.

San Juan County ranked second among counties at one project for every 434 residents, followed by Klickitat County at one per 466 residents, Clallam County at one per 922 and Island County at one per 1,287.

King County had the greatest number of projects at 479 – or one project for every 4,036 residents.

…Other cities with at least 30 projects include Bellingham at 62, Sequim at 47, Olympia at 45, Redmond at 40, Spokane at 39, and Anacortes at 33.”

(2010, September 30). Port Townsend and Jefferson County are state leaders in solar projects. The Port Townsend Leader.