Solar Energy Gets Big Boost From Legislature in Maine

 Via News Center Maine: Lawmakers on Tuesday gave final passage to a solar bill to encourage more and larger solar projects — both commercial developments and typically smaller “community solar farms”. Current state law has restricted the size of those solar farm projects to a maximum of nine people, pooling their resources to build… Read more

North Conway Community Center Goes Solar Just in Time for Earth Day

Via The Conway Daily Sun, North Conway Community Center switched to LED lighting last fall, and now we’ve completed their solar array to kick off the spring! With LEDs and solar their electric bill will “probably go from $600 per month to $100 per month.” A happy Earth Day, indeed! (Director Tim Scott) explained that… Read more

Wolfe’s Neck Center Raises Solar-Powered Barns

Via Wolfe’s Neck Center for Agriculture and the Environment: The upcoming spring sunshine will mean much more at Wolfe’s Neck Center this year. This March began the installation of two large solar projects on the campus: one at the site of the new organic dairy facility and the other on the Pote Barn, which was… Read more

Limestone Already Seeing Huge Solar Savings

Via The County, the 1,728 panel solar array ReVision installed in Limestone, Maine this winter is producing electricity above expectations. The PPA project was funded upfront through ReVision by Aligned Climate Capital, allowing ratepayers to begin saving immediately: The Water and Sewer District, a quasi-municipal entity based in Limestone, already has saved more than $3,000… Read more

ReVision Energy Merger Expands Solar Access Across Upper Valley of NH and VT

ReVision Energy has entered into a merger agreement with Energy Emporium of Enfield, New Hampshire. Under the terms of the agreement, Energy Emporium will be integrated as part of ReVision Energy, who will offer customer service to all existing Energy Emporium customers and bring onboard Energy Emporium’s Kimberley Quirk and Anita Gonzalez as ReVision Energy… Read more

2019 Update: Solar Energy Qualifies for 30% Federal Tax Credit

Make it a Sunny New Year! UPDATED: 1/22/2019 There is bright news for both homeowners and businesses who are ready to make 2019 the year they finally go solar – a full 30% federal tax credit (the last year this remains in place) and the lowest solar panel prices ever, make 2019 the best year… Read more

ReVision Energy Creates Technical Center for Aspiring Electricians

Via Seacoast Online: In response to society’s rapidly increasing demand for solar electricity and complementary zero-emission technologies, ReVision Energy has launched its new ReVision Energy Technical Centers (ReVision Tech). Our state-certified training and education program, the first of its kind in the nation, provides the educational hours required for electrical licensure in Maine and New Hampshire…. Read more

Solar Array at Children’s Museum Result of Energy Initiative Donation

Dover, N.H. — An energy efficiency and renewable energy initiative launched in 2017 continues to pay dividends for Seacoast communities. Fifteen municipalities participated in last year’s Energize 360 campaign, a grassroots effort aimed at reducing energy use and transitioning to renewable energy, which also included promises by selected vendors ReVision Energy and Yankee Thermal Imaging… Read more

ReVision Quoted in a Nat Geo Travel Feature!

Via National Geographic, ReVision’s James Manzer weighed in on the emergence of affordable battery storage and the challenges of incorporating it with nautical travel in a recent feature about solar-powered boats:  “Electric motors in boats are heavily dependent on storing enough energy to propel that craft where it needs to go for as long as… Read more