Energize 360 Group Discount for Solar + Weatherization Kicks Off in Seacoast NH

Join us as we launch Energize 360, a partnership between Seacoast Regional Energy Hub, SEAREI, ReVision Energy, Yankee Thermal Imaging and five Seacoast towns. Energize 360 takes the “Solarize” concept a bit further – the campaign aims to raise awareness of energy use among Seacoast residents about all aspects of their homes, including aspects of… Read more

Drummond & Drummond Helps Bring Community Solar to Maine

Drummond & Drummond’s legal support has been critical in helping to develop the legal framework for building ReVision’s approach to community solar farms in Maine, and in providing support and guidance to the solar farm groups. ReVision’s approach to community solar farms is a true shared ownership model, which means it is a three way transaction… Read more

Ribbon Cutting Scheduled at Large-Scale Municipal Solar Array

A public ribbon cutting and tour are scheduled for July 21st at 10am at the site of the second largest solar array in New Hampshire. The ceremony will be held at 411 Packers Falls Road in Lee, near the intersection of Jenkins Road. The 651-kilowatt Oyster River Forest Solar Array is the largest project to… Read more

Report: Maine’s solar capacity growing, but lagging behind rest of region

Maine’s solar energy capacity showed strong growth in 2014, but it still lags well behind other New England states, according to a report released Thursday. “We’ve got plenty of sunshine,” said Laura Dorle, a campaign organizer with Environment Maine, an environmental advocacy group, during a news conference Thursday at the University of Maine. “Combine that… Read more

Some say net metering cap could stifle solar industry’s growth

New Hampshire utilities are nearing, and one has already reached, a state cap that limits how many customers can sell the excess solar power they generate back into the grid. That process, known as net metering, is one of several major incentives in New Hampshire that make solar projects feasible. Without it, towns like Warner… Read more

Wells Reserve First 100% Solar Nonprofit in Maine

Two years ahead of schedule, the Wells Reserve at Laudholm has powered up its FOURTH solar electric array, making it  the first nonprofit in Maine to be 100% solar-powered. “This project set the bar for the nonprofit community, small businesses, and residents of Maine,” said Nik Charov, President, Laudholm Trust, “Our efforts prove that the solutions we need… Read more

New Hampshire’s House Proposes $51 Million Cuts to Renewable Funds

The NH State House has voted in favor of a budget that would raid $51 million of funding from New Hampshire’s renewable energy fund to close a budget gap.  This move flies in the face of broadly supported, bipartisan clean energy policies that have supported hundreds of solar jobs in New Hampshire and brought millions of… Read more