Maryland’s Community Solar Program

Date: 22 May 2015 | posted in: Energy, Energy Self Reliant States | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

In May of 2015, Maryland passed HB 1087/SB 450 into law, which established a 3-year pilot program for community solar energy systems under the supervision of the Public Utilities Commission. This post summarizes the policy and compiles additional Maryland community solar resources.… Read More

Hawaii’s Community Solar Program

Date: 22 Apr 2015 | posted in: Energy, Energy Self Reliant States | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Hawaii’s Governor signed the Community-Based Renewable Energy Program in 2015, requiring energy utilities to file a proposed community-based energy tariff with the Public Utilities Commission. This post summarizes the policy and compiles additional Hawaii community solar resources.… Read More

Maine’s Community Solar Program

Date: 22 Apr 2011 | posted in: Energy, Energy Self Reliant States | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Maine’s Net Energy Billing system (2011) allows shared ownership of renewable facilities and virtual net metering. Participants must own a portion of the generation facility. This post summarizes the policy and compiles additional Maine community solar resources.… Read More

Massachusetts’s Community Solar Program

Date: 22 Apr 2008 | posted in: Energy, Energy Self Reliant States | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Massachusetts enabled virtual net metering in 2008’s Green Communities Act and the state has incentivized community solar development through several programs. This post summarizes the policy and compiles additional Massachusetts community solar resources.… Read More

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