ReVision Energy recognized by Solar Power World

Via Solar Power World, ReVision was ranked 131st of the top 500 US solar contractors. Ranking strongly in the “rooftop contractor” category, as well, ReVision is #1 in all of New England! Solar Power World, the leading solar publication covering technology, development and installation, publishes the Top Solar Contractors list annually. The list includes hundreds of solar contractors… Read more

Cheap hydro power from Canada not so cheap

Via the Portland Press Herald, Phil Coupe offers another view, countering LePage unofficial energy advisor James LaBrecque’s argument for expensive imported hydro power, relating this diversionary idea to Paul LePage’s anti-solar agenda: In a June 24 column attacking solar energy, James LaBrecque argues that importing hydro power would be cheaper than investing in local solar. Getting Canadian… Read more

Powerful Interests Shaping Fate of Maine Solar Industry

Via Maine Public, ReVision Energy founding partner Fortunat Mueller discussed the current legislative effort to halt the Maine PUC decision earlier this year: Fortunat Mueller is not a fan of a decision on solar energy that the Maine Public Utilities Commission made earlier this year. “It’s expensive, it’s largely unworkable and it’s probably illegal.” Mueller, one of the founding partners… Read more

The benefits of B Corp status

Via Mainebiz, ReVision Energy partners Phil Coupe and Fortunat Mueller discuss the strengths of earning a B Corp designation: ReVision Energy says it’s seen two main benefits from being a B Corp. One is that its employees like the designation and it helps the company retain them and attract high-caliber employees. It has 165 now… Read more

Barry Woods is all charged up about electric vehicles in Maine

Via the Portland Press Herald, ReVision Energy director of electric vehicle innovation Barry Woods was featured in his role advancing electric vehicle infrastructure in Maine: Despite low gasoline prices and America’s deepening love affair with small trucks and sport utility vehicles, ReVision sees a market opportunity. This year, carmakers are beginning to release a second generation… Read more

Old Port parking garage does double duty as solar farm

Via the Portland Press Herald, ReVision Energy managing partner Fortunat Mueller discussed the installation of a new canopy-array atop the parking garage at 425 Fore Street: “It’s a very popular thing to do on parking garages and surface parking lots in more mature solar markets,” Mueller said. “It’s wasted space up there over the top… Read more

ReVision Energy Appoints Dan Weeks as Director of Market Development

Brentwood, N.H. (March 6, 2017) — ReVision Energy, the industry leader in full-service renewable energy solutions for northern New England, today announced the appointment of Dan Weeks as Director of Market Development for New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Weeks brings more than a decade of organizational leadership and development experience across multiple sectors, serving most recently… Read more

Lakes Region School Generates Electricity with Sunshine

Sanbornton, N.H — ReVision Energy recently installed two, ground-mounted solar arrays at Sant Bani School. The 55.1-kilowatt grid-tied system consists of 208 solar panels and is owned by ReVision Energy. Sant Bani secured the project at no upfront cost through a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with ReVision Energy. The arrangement allows Sant Bani to buy… Read more

Portland and South Portland approve plans to build solar farms on closed landfills

Wednesday night, Portland and South Portland approved plans to build solar farms on old landfills in each city, creating two of the state’s largest municipal solar installations. From the Portland Press Herald: The Portland City Council unanimously approved a contract with Portland-based ReVision Energy that passed with little discussion despite an independent analysis by a… Read more