Jan 30, 2015

New Hampshire's current "net-metering" law may need an update.

Under the net-metering law, utilities must pay a residential customer for any excess energy the customer generates with solar panels.  That helps customers pay for the cost of installing panels.

However, the law also limits net-metering to 50 megawatts statewide, divided among the various utilities.

Jul 20, 2015

On Wednesday, July 22 the Executive Council will vote on whether or not to approve a grant for a large solar panel installation in Manchester.

Aug 28, 2015

As the use of solar panels is increasing in New Hampshire, the landscape of solar incentives may be changing.

Jan 14, 2016

On Wednesday, January 13 Gov. Maggie Hassan (D) submitted testimony in support of a bill to raise the state cap on net metering.

Apr 04, 2016

On Thursday, April 7 the New Hampshire Senate will vote on HB 1116, a bill to lift the cap on solar energy net metering in New Hampshire.

residential solar power net metering
Jun 27, 2017

The New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has lifted a cap on payments for surplus electricity generated by customers with solar panels.


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