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Maine Solar

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Solar Installed (MW):
31.27
National Ranking:
39th (37th in 2016)
State Homes Powered by Solar:
5,674
Percentage of State's Electricity from Solar:
0.29%
Solar Jobs:
572
Solar Companies in State:
64 (6 Manufacturers, 37 Installers/Developers, 20 Others)
Total Solar Investment in State
$93.26 million
Prices have fallen
55% in the last five years

2017-Q4-ME

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Solar Companies in Maine

Maine State Solar Policy Resources

Maine Public Service Commission - Learn about the governing body that regulates the electricity rates and services of Maine public utilities

Maine State Legislature - Track pending legislation affecting solar energy, locate and contact individual legislators, and stay up to date on current legislative issues in Maine

Maine State Energy Office - Find a wide variety of information on state government energy programs, policy, projects, energy-saving strategies and energy-related statistics

DSIRE Incentives Database – Maine – Search a public clearinghouse for specific solar energy incentives in Maine and across the United States

U.S. Energy Information Administration – Maine State Profile - Explore official energy statistics, including data on electricity supply and demand, from the U.S. government

EnergySage Solar Data Explorer – Maine – Review the costs and benefits of installing solar panels in Maine, based on real price data from solar quotes.

Footnotes

1All data from SEIA/GTM Research U.S. Solar Market Insight unless otherwise noted: http://www.seia.org/research-resources/us-solar-market-insight

2Energy Information Administration, Electric Power Monthly: http://www.eia.gov/electricity/monthly/#generation

3The Solar Foundation, State Solar Jobs Census: http://www.thesolarfoundation.org/solar-jobs-census/states/

4SEIA, National Solar Database: http://www.seia.org/research-resources/national-solar-database

Number Of Installations
3,162