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Learn about New Hampshire’s New Net Metering Tariff

Join us for the Local Energy Solutions Webinar series on Monday, July 3rd, 2017 from 12:00pm-1:00pm as an overview will be provided of the Final Order newly released from the PUC. This Order sets the new terms of NH’s net metering policy. Space is limited […]

NHSEA on NH PUC Net Metering Decision

NHSEA Pleased with PUC Order on the Future of Net Metering The NH Sustainable Energy Association (NHSEA) is pleased with the result issued on Friday, June 23, 2017 in the Public Utilities Commission’s final Order 26-029 in Net Metering Docket 16-576. NHSEA worked tirelessly in this proceeding with its members, experts (NHSEA’s experts included Primmer […]

Energy Coalition Calls For Compromise in Net Metering

In conjunction with New Hampshire Energy Week, pivotal compromise settlement positions New Hampshire to lead in clean energy future

Concord, NH — As part of the New Hampshire Public Utility Commission’s (PUC) process to determine the state’s future around renewable energy across the Granite State, the Energy Future Coalition has submitted […]

NY State Considering Net-Metering Policy Change: Call for Public Comment

New York’s energy regulators are considering a policy that would change the way distributed solar and wind energy projects are compensated for the energy they produce. This is the first step in a process to move away from “net metering” in New York.* For years, New York’s net metering policy has made it possible […]

Speak up now to defend community solar and other shared renewables

New York’s energy regulators are considering a policy that would change the way distributed solar and wind energy projects are compensated for the energy they produce. This is the first step in a process to move away from “net metering” in New York.* For years, New York’s net metering policy has made it possible for […]

Governor Hassan Ceremonially Signs Net Metering Bill at Throwback Brewery, Highlights Growing Clean Energy Economy

NORTH HAMPTON – Continuing her efforts to support job-creating businesses and to build a more innovative, cleaner energy future that creates jobs, boosts New Hampshire’s economy and combats climate change, Governor Maggie Hassan today visited Throwback Brewery in North Hampton, where she ceremonially signed a bill raising the cap on net metering.

Governor Hassan was […]

Vermont Net Metering News

150+ Local Businesses & Institutions Urge Support for Renewable Energy & Vermont Net Metering Rule Improvements

MONTPELIER, VT – More than 150 local businesses and institutions ranging from farms and credit unions, to hotels, main street shops, manufacturers, and solar companies urge support for renewable energy and maintaining Vermont’s strong net metering program. The net […]

Proposed Changes to Vermont’s Net Metering Law

READERS TAKE NOTE:

For those of us who live in Vermont, our ability to install net-metered solar may be in jeopardy, due to proposed changes in net metering.

1. If the net metering changes are finalized in their current form, we will likely find that it no longer makes financial sense to go […]

Net-Metering Woes

Net-metered PV array. Photo courtesy of All Earth Renewables.

By George Harvey

Net metering is a system that allows those who have their own power sources to put excess energy on the grid, retaining credit for it which can be drawn against at some other time. It has been under attack of late, by […]

Can we save solar power in NH?

Forum TOMORROW, 3pm, in Ivey Science Center Clements Hall – Colby-Sawyer College

New Hampshire is nearing its state-mandated cap on solar net metering. This means that Granite Staters who want to install solar panels are no longer guaranteed a fair price for the electricity they produce. Should we call for our legislators to raise the […]