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Warren, NH Chosen for Second NH Solar Shares Location

The next NH Solar Shares community PV array will be located on the roof on the right side of the Appleknockers General Store in Warren.

NH Solar Shares announced today that they will be partnering with the Appleknockers General Store to build their second community solar PV array in Warren, NH. NH Solar Shares […]

SolarFest ’19 Tickets on Sale! Sun. 7/21

SolarFest’19 — Sun. 7/21 @ Earth Sky Time Farm, Manchester VT Join us Sunday July 21st for a day-long gathering of workshops and live world music, along with great food and interesting conversations at Earth Sky Time community farm in Manchester Center, Vermont. This year the main stage features musical performances by The Gaslight Tinkers, […]

Solarize Kearsarge Kicks Off April 13

Program Helps Kearsarge Residents Go Solar Just in Time

Residents in six Kearsarge-area towns have a unique opportunity to go solar this spring thanks to Solarize Kearsage, a volunteer-led program featuring a pre-vetted installer and discounts that grow as more residents sign on. Interested community members can get all the details at an […]

June 5th Business Solar Summit in Derry, NH

Learn how solar energy can save money for New Hampshire businesses

The Town of Derry New Hampshire NetZero Energy Task Force along with Tupelo Music Hall are co-sponsoring a New Hampshire Business Solar Summit from 5:30-7pm on Wednesday June 5, 2019. Join New Hampshire businesses, Chambers of Commerce, renewable energy providers and non-profit organizations to […]

Maine Solar Solutions: Pooh Corner Farm

Solar trackers at Pooh Corner Farm. Photo courtesy of Maine Solar Solutions

George Harvey

Sam Zuckerman, the president of Maine Solar Solutions, has shared another interesting solar installation with us. It is at Pooh Corner Farm, a garden center and florist in Mason Township, Maine.

Mason Township is […]

Liberty Time-of-Use-Storage Pilot: A Glimpse into the Future of Energy

Henry Herndon

Energy storage is coming to New Hampshire! Well, at least for a small subset of Liberty Utilities electric customers.

In January 2019, Liberty Utilities received approval from the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission to roll out a cutting-edge energy storage program for selected residential customers. Over the coming year, Liberty will install and […]

Community Solar: Clean Energy for Everyone

Travis Tench

City dwellers may laugh at the idea of putting solar on their roofs, but there’s an alternative: community solar.

A 375kW community solar installation atop a warehouse in Bronx, NY. Photo by Travis Tench.

This arrangement goes by many names, including shared solar, community shared solar, and community distributed generation (CDG), but […]

100% Renewable Energy For Keene, New Hampshire

Keene Becomes Fifth New Hampshire Municipality Committed to 100 Percent Clean, Renewable Energy

The city of Keene, New Hampshire:

City Council approves measure to convert the city entirely to renewable energy, joining Concord, Cornish, Hanover, and Plainfield

On January 17, 2019, the City Council of Keene, New Hampshire voted 14-1 to […]

Commercial-scale Solar Project Adds to Keene’s 100% Renewable Energy Goal

This 123.165kW DC commercial-scale roof-top solar project is located at 160 Emerald Street in Keene, New Hampshire. Image courtesy of Encore Renewables.

On January 17, 2019, Keene became the fifth municipality in New Hampshire to commit to a 100% renewable energy goal. By a vote of fourteen to one, the city council […]

Municipal Solar Project Adds Even More to Keene’s 100% Renewable Energy Goal

Another one of NH’s largest solar arrays in Keene is 643.2kW and consists of 2,101 panels. The array is installed on the rooftops of the Keene Ice Center and adjacent Public Works Department building. Image: ReVision Energy

Enough is going on in Keene, New Hampshire, that it might be easy to lose […]