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Clean Energy NH Webinar: Group Net Metering Updates | Weds, 11/18, 1pm

Title: Group Net Metering Updates: What you Need to Know When: Wednesday, November 18th, 1:00 PM Register: Blurb: Group net metering (GNM) is a popular mechanism for “sharing” renewable energy generation in the Granite State. Although similar to “virtual net metering” in other states, there are key new aspects of this program that […]

Renewable Energy Veteran Dan Kinney to Lead New Solar Venture

New Vermont Company will optimize the performance of New England Solar Projects

Dan Kinney

Norwich Technologies, Inc. announced the launch of its new division, RunTime Solar™, to provide operations and maintenance (O&M) services to solar energy projects across New England. RunTime Solar will be headed by renowned renewable energy veteran Dan Kinney.

Norwich Technologies […]

Apply for the Solar Decathlon 2021 Design Challenge

Ready to push your limits and feed your passion for designing highly efficient buildings? The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon® 2021 Design Challenge provides an unparalleled platform to showcase your creativity and ingenuity. Teams must apply by 5:00 p.m. ET on October 20, 2020.

Interested collegiate institutions can find detailed information on how […]

Congratulations to the Top Solar Contractors in our Region

George Harvey

Every year, Solar Power World (SPW), one of the top web sites and print publications for news relating to the solar power industry, publishes a list of the top contractors in the United States ( The list is based on the number of kilowatts (DC) the contractors installed in this country. The list […]

Shelburne, NH’s Energy Committee Sets Bar High for Energy Projects

A 15-kilowatt solar array was installed on the Shelburne town hall. The solar array offsets all of the electricity consumed annually by the Town Hall. Courtesy photo.

Emily Roscoe

The Town of Shelburne’s new energy committee is busy leading the way forward on clean energy projects. The northern New Hampshire town has a population […]

Municipal Solar Madison, NH

On July 20, 2020 a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held for the solar array built in Madison, NH for use of the town’s buildings. From the left are members of the Madison energy committee along with selectman Ray O’Brien’s wife, Brenda, and Brittany Angelo of ReVision Energy. Image: Tom Eastman

This article is adapted from […]

Extra-Ordinary Solar

Solar Pioneers: An Interview with Steven Strong

George Harvey

It isn’t very often that one gets a chance to talk with the people who started an important movement. I found the opportunity to interview Steven Strong, founder of Solar Design Associates (SDA), a memorable experience.

Steven, you founded SDA in the mid-1970s. What got you […]

Solarize Hanover Continues Amidst Pandemic

Waters’ residence in Hanover, NH with both rooftop and groundmounted tracker systems. Image: Kim Quirk.

Yolanda Baumgartner

Solarize Hanover has launched its 2020 campaign with a toolkit of online events in place of their usual in-person open house gatherings. This is year two of Sustainable Hanover’s three-year campaign to double the number of residential […]

W.S. Badger Flips the Switch to 100% Solar Energy in NH

1,384 solar panels bring award-winning sunscreen manufacturer closer to its 2030 goal of NET-ZERO

The 486.7kW rooftop solar array at W.S. Badger is expected to generate approximately 600,000 kWh of clean electricity per year which will cover 100% of Badger’s electrical needs. Photo courtesy W.S. Badger.

With a flip of the switch, W.S. Badger, […]

Local Solar Co. Developing Unique Approach to Generate Electricity

Norwich Solar Technologies’ SunTrap™ concentrating solar system. Images courtesy of NST

George Harvey

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) supports some innovative technologies through the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer program. Of special interest here is a grant given to Norwich Solar Technologies (NST) for its unique approach […]