WERU solar panels Maine

23 Sep WERU Studios & Offices Go Solar

WERU Community Radio (89.9 FM and WERU app) is a noncommercial, listener-sponsored community radio station with studios in East Orland, Maine. It powers its studios and offices with solar energy from 68 solar panels on the property.  “Going solar was a clear choice after considering the...

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solar farm Maine

19 Aug How can I get the most energy from my solar system?

Installing solar panels is an excellent way for homeowners, businesses, and municipalities to cut their energy bills while helping the planet. Before going solar, it helps to create a strategy for getting the most energy out of your solar system by maximizing solar electricity production. Because...

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maine solar

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. Most solar companies in Maine install at least a couple of...

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08 Nov Solar Gold Rush

In the wake of new legislation incentivizing solar power, developers have come courting in Ellsworth. They are looking to make a deal through a power purchase agreement under which the city would pay for electricity generated by a solar farm on city property. City officials...

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25 Sep Fisherman’s Coop Goes 100% Solar

Islesford, Maine - If anyone has first-hand experience with the importance of protecting scarce resources, it is Maine lobstermen. The fishing industry is the lifeblood of many coastal communities and it relies on healthy marine populations. It is respect for the planet and good economic...

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janet mills climate plan

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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