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New Hampshire Solar

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Solar Installed (MW):
65.79
National Ranking:
35th (27th in 2016)
State Homes Powered by Solar:
10,041
Percentage of State's Electricity from Solar:
0.46%
Solar Jobs:
1,184
Solar Companies in State:
86 (25 Manufacturers, 34 Installers/Developers, 26 Others)
Total Solar Investment in State
$177.08 million
Prices have fallen
55% in the last five years
Growth Projection and Ranking:
333 MW over the next 5 years (ranks 30th)

New Hampshire is home to 85 solar companies that have worked hard to make an impact in the avaliable clean energy in the state. A large portion of these solar companies focus on manufacturing.

2017-Q4-NH

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Notable Solar Installations in New Hampshire

  • The Peterborough Solar Array was completed in 2016. This photovoltaic project has the capacity to generate 1 MW of electricity -- enough to power over 152 New Hampshire homes.5
  • Target is one of the first major corporations to get involved in New Hampshire with their Greenland project in Greenland.6

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Solar Companies in New Hampshire

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New Hampshire State Solar Policy Resources

New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission – Learn about the governing body that regulates the electricity rates and services of New Hampshire's public utilities

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

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

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

New Hampshire Sustainable Energy Association - NHSEA's mission is to strengthen New Hampshire’s economy and conserve natural resources by promoting a transition to clean, efficient, and renewable energy.

EnergySage Solar Data Explorer – New Hampshire – Review the costs and benefits of installing solar panels in New Hampshire, 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

5SEIA, Major Solar Projects List: http://www.seia.org/research-resources/major-solar-projects-list

6SEIA, Solar Means Business: http://www.seia.org/campaign/solar-means-business-2016

Number Of Installations
5,825