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

New Solar Array At Wavus Camp Will Power it for Years to Come

ReVision Energy recently finished a new solar electric array at Wavus Camp for Girls in Jefferson, Maine. Here is a bit of the article from The 36.4-kilowatt, grid-tied solar electric array was installed on the roof of the Wavus Barn at the camp on Damariscotta Lake and came online last month. A total of… Read more

Details on Tesla’s Solar Shingles Are Slow to Emerge

Recently, ReVision Energy founder Phil Coupe was asked to comment on Tesla’s solar roof tile innovation for Green Building Advisor: We don’t want to be a wet blanket on the whole affair but we’re waiting to be convinced this is a game-changing product as opposed to another really excellent marketing hook from Tesla/SolarCity that gets… Read more

ReVision Energy Launches New Discount Program For Veterans

BRENTWOOD, NH – In time for Veterans Day, ReVision Energy launches the new Solar Salute program to support local veterans and service members looking to invest in a solar energy solution. As a Certified B Corporation that seeks to do good in the community, ReVision Energy values the service and sacrifice that veterans have made… Read more

Pedal Power Transitions to Solar Power at Seacoast Homeless Shelter

Brentwood, N.H. (November 3, 2016) — After a two-year fundraising effort, a Seacoast homeless shelter will soon be powered by the sun. A solar electric array will be installed at Cross Roads House in Portsmouth over the course of several days, beginning November 10th. The transition to solar power will save the shelter thousands of… Read more

Wishcamper Company to Power New Apartment Complex with Solar

Portland, ME. (November 1, 2016) –  Portland-based The Wishcamper Company is going to to be powering it’s newest affordable housing complex with solar energy with it’s first solar energy array in the state. The array will go on the 3.43-acre Lot 3 in Westbrook Heights Business Park. In a deal that closed Sept. 30, Wishcamper, under… Read more

Solar Benefits All Ratepayers

In an editorial to the Portland Press Herald, Steve Hinchman, Director of Financing at ReVision Energy, pens a response to the misconceptions being spread about solar net metering by the electric utility industry. His message? Don’t believe the lies. Independent studies, in state after state including Maine, have repeatedly found that solar net metering saves money… Read more

Maine voters find common ground on solar energy, National Monument

A recent poll released by the Natural Resources Council of Maine (NRCM) shows that Maine voters from a wide variety of backgrounds, political affiliations, and geographical differences strongly support solar energy development, global warming, and the new Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. “We hope the poll will show the legislators that Maine people would like… Read more