Solar-Powers Another Generation at 225-Year Old Family Farm

For seven generations, the Hanson/McDougal family has been farming acreage on Hanson’s Ridge in Springvale, a charming rural area of Southwest York County, Maine. The farm has evolved dramatically over the generations, starting as a dairy farm with a few apple trees, to a larger orchard operation in the 1930s, to its current set-up as… Read more

Danley Demolition in Fremont, NH: “Solar is great!”

For Lee and Rita Danley, solar has been a great way to expand their Fremont, NH based business… a company whose specialty is in taking things down. Danley Demolition, Inc. which they started together in 1993, is a full service removal company that serves residential clients, general contractors and municipalities in New Hampshire and Maine, and… Read more

REAPing the Benefits of Solar

ReVision Energy is grateful to have worked with a number of great local Maine and New Hampshire businesses over the year in exploring their solar energy options and getting creative about how to make the project possible. A little-known but incredibly helpful program is the USDA REAP Grant, created to help rural businesses gain access to the benefits… Read more

Caravan Beads Solarizes Rooftop of Retail Business and Warehouse

Our crews braved some of the worst weather this winter has had to wrap up installation of an expansion for solar at Caravan Beads, a wholesale supplier and retail shop for Miyuki seed beads, delica beads, and C-lon beading thread and cord. The business has been growing since it started as a home-based business in… Read more

Reclaimed Lumber Company Soaks Up the Sun

Longleaf Lumber is a reclaimed and antique lumber mill, who salvage woods throughout the Eastern United States and mills them into flooring, paneling, stair treads, mouldings and other fine reclaimed wood products. Reclaimed wood has grown in popularity as interior designers fall in love with the look and history of historic woods, while also appreciating their… Read more

Belfast Landfill Solar is a First in Maine

The last weeks of 2015 were a whirlwind for our crews as we wrapped up a number of projects before the end of the year. One of those remarkable projects was the 120 kilowatt (396 panels) installed for the City of Belfast at their former landfill on Pitcher Road in Belfast. While many municipalities are evaluating… Read more

Pika and ReVision Join Renewable Forces!

Our partnership efforts with Pika Energy continue, the latest installment being the installation of an 8-panel PV array on their renewable tech manufacturing facility in Westbrook. In addition to supplying power, the PV array will be used to test out Pika’s next-generation power electronics, such as a rapid shutdown-compliant solar string optimizer and a Tesla… Read more

North Country Rivers Uses Sun to Power Business in Rural Maine

Maine’s rugged north woods has been a fixture of our economy for hundreds of years, from the early days of logging and trapping, to the rise and fall of paper making and now, the thriving outdoor recreation industry. It only makes sense the tourism industry, which brings people to Maine to enjoy the rich quality… Read more

Durham natives provide low-cost solar energy

SunRaise Investments, a solar energy financing company started this year by Durham natives, eventually will save an estimated $60,000 in electricity costs for The White Mountain School in Bethlehem. The deal is based on a long-term energy contract, called a power purchase agreement, in which the school agrees to host the 43kW solar array on… Read more