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08 Aug Fogtown Installs Solar Array

ELLSWORTH — The sunny, (very) warm weather may have resulted in a few hot and cranky residents, but it’s been great for one thing: testing solar panels on the roof of Fogtown Brewing Co. that were installed last week. The panels, installed by Sundog Solar, are expected...

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02 Jul Governor Mills Signed Three Clean Energy Bills

Three pro-solar energy bills were recently signed by Governor Janet Mills, who has been a major supporter of solar energy and climate change mitigation. Clean energy advocates are celebrating across the state. These bills were the result of bi-partisan collaboration. LD 1494, an Act to Reform...

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18 Jun Bipartisan Solar Energy Bill Passes in Maine

Augusta, Maine - The Maine House and Senate passed LD 1711, a bipartisan solar energy bill that calls for 400 megawatts of distributed solar energy. LD 1711, An Act To Promote Solar Energy Projects and Distributed Generation Resources in Maine, now awaits a few remaining...

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29 Apr How to Pick the Best Solar Panels

Solar energy is a wise investment and a great way to virtually eliminate your power bills. The solar panels you choose will have an impact on your utility savings and is an important decision. Let’s explore some of the most important considerations.   Solar Panel Efficiency The efficiency...

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26 Apr How Does Using Solar Energy Benefit the Environment?

The last five years have been the hottest ever recorded. Global climate change is causing droughts, floods, heatwaves, wildfires, sea-level rise, and hurricanes to be stronger.  Sadly, climate scientists predict that infrastructure, agriculture, fisheries, and most ecosystems will be increasingly compromised from natural disasters, extreme...

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