USA: Local company FireFlower Alternative Energy has partnered with First Highland Management & Development to develop the largest rooftop solar array in the City of Boston.
The project is located in the Boston/Dedham Commerce Park at 65 Sprague Street. The solar array covers 120,000 square feet of rooftop and has a 974-kilowatt capacity.
FireFlower Alternative Energy was founded in 2008 by entrepreneur Kathleen C. Doyle . Ms. Doyle has extensive expertise in solar, wind, and biofuel development, combined with over 20 years' experience in commercial real estate. A business leader with a passion for sustainable living, Ms. Doyle fuels her own vehicle with waste vegetable oil. In order to confirm for clients the promise and effectiveness of solar, a photovoltaic (PV) system has been powering the entire electric demand at her family's home for over six years.