Month: February 2022

Supreme Judicial Court rules for solar developer highlighting need for urgent legislative action on solar siting & a moratorium on clear-cutting forests for large ground mounted solar

On June 2, 2022, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court issued its decision in the case of Tracer Lane Realty v. City of Waltham siding with the solar developer and allowing the company to use a residential lot to access land in Lexington. The plan by the out-of-state solar corporation would clear-cut forested land and impose